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Talk to Jigsaw Automotive About New Shoes for Your Vehicle

Custom wheels are one way that Carson CIty folks express themselves and personalize their vehicle. But they aren't as cheap and easy as sticking decals on your back window. There are several factors that need to be considered, includ... Read More

Carson CIty Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Carson CIty on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is underinflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recomme... Read More

Treat Your Vehicle to Good Tires at Jigsaw Automotive

When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference... Read More

Beware of Cheap Tires in Carson CIty

Do you like to shop for shoes in Carson CIty?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pairs of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is the warranty important when... Read More

The Jigsaw Automotive Guide to Tire Specs

You know you need new tires, but you're not sure what type. You look at a tire to get the size: 225, 50, R, 16, 92, H. All the way to the Carson CIty service center you keep repeating it over and over. You even say it over in your mind while waiting in line. Then you get to the counter an... Read More

Below 45 Degrees in Carson CIty: Consider Winter Tires

Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Carson CIty drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for "all-season" radials. Nevada drivers ran out... Read More

Automotive Tips from Jigsaw Automotive: When to Replace a Damaged Tire

Repair or Replace? That’s a question Carson CIty drivers ask when they have tire damage. Some punctures cannot be repaired because of their size or location. Punctures larger than a quarter of an inch (6.4 mm) are considered too large to be safely repaired. Punctures in the sidewall or near the s... Read More

How Much is Enough for Carson CIty Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

Most Carson CIty drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that "bald" tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our vehicles in for preventive maintenan... Read More

Tire Tread Depth for Carson CIty, Nevada Drivers

Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out.The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider 2/32 of an inch to be the minimum legal tread de... Read More

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