Fuel injectors, which help vehicles achieve higher fuel efficiency and better emission control, are said to be “non-wearing” items. In fact, they are so sturdy they can last the shelf-life of a car. However, like any other part, fuel injectors are not exempt from damage. You can still have a bad fuel injector, and usually clogging (due to dirt, carbon build-up or … [Read more...] about How to Clean Fuel Injectors
A coil pack is a group of ignition coils that plays a vital role in starting your vehicle. Ignition coils are heavy duty but excessive heat, vibration, and bad installation can damage them over time. When your coil pack fails, you’re bound to have issues starting your car. It’s a good idea to test your coil pack if you suspect that it needs to be replaced soon. Auto Parts … [Read more...] about How Do You Test a Coil Pack?
Here's an adage all car owners and enthusiasts should bear in mind and take to heart: leave your fuel system messy and you'd end up messing up your car's performance. It's easy to get carried away with fuel efficiency and powerful engine output. Much easier when talks about "going green" and benefitting the environment are thrown into the mix. However, while all this is … [Read more...] about Fuel System Cleaning: How Often Should You Do It?
Gapping your spark plugs is crucial as it affects the performance of your ignition system. An incorrect gap will cause poor mileage, misfires, and a lousy engine performance. Truly—and we can’t stress this enough—proper gapping is key. So, how do you do it? Here are three easy steps: Things You Need Start by finding your ride’s gap specification. Keep in mind that spark … [Read more...] about How to Gap a Spark Plug?