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How Often to Change Spark Plugs

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Are you a newer driver on Hagatna roads? Then you might be wondering how often to change the spark plugs on your new or pre-owned Toyota, Lexus, Chevrolet, BMW vehicle. Experts typically recommend replacing your spark plugs every 30,000 miles, however, it can vary depending on your model. 

You’ll want to take a look at your owner’s manual for more specific details. Learn more about how often to replace the spark plugs on your car, truck, or SUV with the experts at Atkins Kroll Guam below. Then, schedule service at our Tamuning Service Center if you’re in urgent need of spark plug replacements.

 

 

When Should You Replace Your Spark Plugs?

So, what are spark plugs exactly? Your spark plugs are one of your ignition components. Spark plugs work by moving the high voltage current from the ignition coil to ignite the combustion chamber as soon as you turn on your vehicle. If the spark plugs aren’t properly functioning you’ll start to see problems in the performance of your vehicle. Some of these mechanical issues include: 

  • High fuel consumption
  • Poor acceleration
  • Rough idling
  • The engine is running rough
  • Engine misfire
  • Slow or no start

Why Change Your Spark Plugs?

Right off the bat, replacing your worn-out spark plugs can help prevent some of the issues listed above. However, there are other great reasons to regularly change your spark plugs. Some of the biggest advantages of regular spark plug replacements include, but are not limited to:

  • Improved fuel economy – Having a worn-out spark plug can reduce your fuel economy by as much as 30%, and replacing it can help gain that back.
  • Consistent combustion system – Spark plugs allow for the continuous production of combustion and leave your vehicle’s system running as it should be.
  • Your Vehicle Starts Smoothly – Replace your spark plug, and when you turn the key in the ignition, you can feel your vehicle start effortlessly. 
  • Less harmful emissions – Replacing your vehicle’s spark plugs can not only help increase your gas mileage but also improve your emissions. 

Get Serviced at Atkins Kroll Guam

Are you experiencing any of the issues previously mentioned? Then you’ll want to contact us at Atkins Kroll Guam to figure out a good time to come in for spark plug replacements! You’ll also want to check out our available service specials before you stop by to save big bucks on your next repair!

 

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