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How Much Should a Tune Up Cost?
By September 16, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

How Much Should a Tune Up Cost?

MReader Question My car needed a tune-up so I called the dealership and a couple of local mechanics for prices. The dealer told me it would be four hours of labor plus parts, which could end up being pretty expensive unless they do a better job(?) One of the mechanics at another shop quoted a […]

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Spark Plug Types
By September 10, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Spark Plug Types

There are 3 common spark plug types for your gasoline vehicle and in this short video I talk about each one….so take a watch.  

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When To Change Spark Plugs

When To Change Spark Plugs

I got a great question the other day and watched to share it with you and my video reply that I made. This person bought a used car and asked me if there was a way they can tell if it had ever had a tune up before. Great question, so take a minute now […]

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How To Test Ignition Coils
By December 19, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

How To Test Ignition Coils

Reader Question I need a little help if you don’t mind.  I’m attempting to test my coil packs.  I found a site that told me what ohms they should read on the primary and secondary sides.  But, I’m not very smart with a voltage meter.  When I’m testing them… where do I touch the red […]

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Tune Up Cost
By February 6, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Tune Up Cost

Reader Question Hey Austin I have a Nissan Pathfinder with approximately 195,000 miles. I have a V6 engine. Is it necessary to get a major tune up? What is done (changed) when you get a major tune up? What is an approximate cost for this service? How often should it be done? Thank you for […]

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By January 24, 2012 Read More →

How to Change Spark Plugs

Spark plugs need to be in good condition for more efficient combustion engine, which translates into more power and less pollution. Learn how to change spark plugs in your car or motorcycle with this guide. Find the location for the spark plugs in the engine . The location can be found by following the wires […]

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