Jigsaw Automotive: Carson City, Nevada Auto Repair
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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 ... Read More

What Is That? Check Engine Light Service at Jigsaw Automotive

Okay. You went to your local Carson CIty car wash, and while your vehicle was under the dryer, the Check Engine light started flashing. Panic! What did you just do? Something is seriously wrong with the vehicle! You head for the nearest Carson CIty service center, but on the way, the Ch... Read More

Direct Fuel Injection Update from Jigsaw Automotive

For those of you in Carson CIty, Nevada who pay attention to these things, you may have been hearing about the new direct injection engines and want to learn more about them. Some deliver the power of a V8 with the economy of a V6.For example, in one family of engines the conventional V... Read More

Smooth Shifting in Carson CIty, Nevada: Transmission Service

So you have some exciting plans for the weekend. You're going to take some of your friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, you've gotten the boat all ready. And you haven't forgotten about your tow vehicle. You've gassed it up and even vacuumed it out. However, there i... Read More

When "Oh, no!" Turns Into, "All right!"

Things we don't expect happen to our vehicles. And let's face, no one really wants to spend money on an unexpected repair. But if you are putting off going to your vehicle repair facility because you're dreading bad news, you might just be putting off some good news. There was one minivan driver ... Read More

Fuel Injectors

The last new American vehicles sold in Carson CIty with a carburetor rolled out of the Nevada dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in Carson CIty, and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your engin... 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

Fuel Saving Tip: Alignment for Your Carson CIty Vehicle

Imagine you've left Carson CIty and you're up in the arctic on a dog sled.Your dog team is pulling straight and true. You can cover a lot of ground quickly. Now imagine what would happen if one or two of the dogs wanted to go their own way and were pulling off to the side.That would slow... Read More

Technician Training at Jigsaw Automotive

Your vehicle is important to you, and keeping it running properly is important to your lifestyle. That's why you're smart enough to have it serviced regularly at Jigsaw Automotive in Carson CIty. And even though it may just be routine maintenance, you want it done right by automotive pr... Read More

Technician Training at Jigsaw Automotive

Your vehicle is important to you, and keeping it running properly is important to your lifestyle. That's why you're smart enough to have it serviced regularly at Jigsaw Automotive in Carson CIty. And even though it may just be routine maintenance, you want it done right by automotive pr... Read More

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