Tips For Spark Plug Problems
You going for trip or your driving on the high way, certainly you feel your car loose power or your car engine start misfire. First thing to do is to check your spark plugs. I have this tips for you, just follow this instruction and you can do it your self. But if you driving car where you can see on the top of the cylinder head is inlet manifold covering the spark plugs and the leads, this instructions is not for you leave your car mechanic do it for you.
Tips For Spark Plug Problem In the previous post, we covered different problem and trouble with the automotive spark plugs. Now that you know the spark plug problem and what causes them, it would be great if you also know how to repair your car’s spark plugs. Probably, you would be able to save some money on auto repair. Spark Plugs form a part of the automobile ignition system, hence we would also have a glance on D-I-Y tips for repairing of ignition of the vehicle. Follow these auto parts repair instructions from last weekend, if you have been successful in diagnosing spark plug problems.
Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Tips
The first tip always for any auto part repair is to go through the carmaker’s manual. Read it carefully to avoid any kind of confusion . Every manufacturer specifies the types of the car’s spark plugs.
It is essential to ensure that the other auto parts connected or related in the functioning of spark plugs are in proper condition. If the ignition wires have burned, they need to be changed too. Guaranteed Lowest Auto Parts prices!
For checking the wires – Have a look at the the ignition system at night. Its easier to notice the shorting of wires at that time.
Try checking the spark plug wires by pulling each and every wire manually. First switch off your engine and let it cool for some time, else you might harm yourself. Once you pull out one wire, check it for burns, cracks or any kind of discoloration. If found O.K. fit the wire back into its position. Follow the same step to check all the wires. Any damaged wire should be immediately replaced.
Remember : Do not pull out all the wires at the same time, rather pull them one by one. Otherwise, you might get confused while fitting them in right terminals, causing more auto repair loss.
Change the Spark Plugs – the first step is to clean the debris accumulated on the well of this auto part. Avoid any dirt or dust to fall into the combustion chamber. You may also blow air into the well or brush off the debris so as to clean it properly.
Now to remove the spark plug, your next step follows is to put the plug socket over the plug, they are two sizes of the spark plugs. One size is using 16 socket other one use 21, fit the socket and then unscrew the plug. Remove the plugs from their fitting place. I like you to to see your plugs where they can fit by visiting this page to how your engine perform.
Check the gap of the new plugs. The new plugs gap is already adjusted from the manufacturer just double check to be sure. Fit the new plugs and do not over tighten. Fit the spark plugs wires in each plugs and start your car.
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