Spark Plugs Replacement in Grand Rapids, MI
Spark plugs replacement is a service that will need to be performed throughout the lifespan of your vehicle. This is one of the hundreds of automotive services we provide at our Grand Rapids auto repair shop. Since spark plugs are necessary for the proper functioning of the engine (they generate the sparks that ignite fuel-air mixture that powers your vehicle’s engine), you will need to have your vehicle undergo regular spark plugs replacements. The replacement interval can vary from about 30,000 miles to 90,000 miles, depending on the quality and materials used in the spark plugs manufacturing process.
All Auto Services is a family-owned Grand Rapids auto repair shop that provides automotive maintenance and repair services for most makes and models currently on our roads. When it comes to failing spark plugs, you will have some warning – the check engine light might come on, or your vehicle’s engine may misfire. If your vehicle starts to exhibit symptoms typical of failing spark plugs, we will inspect the engine and the electrical system to determine the source of the issues. Should it turn out that the spark plugs are at fault, we will replace the spark plugs and your car will be ready to resume its normal service.
Here are some additional indications that spark plugs might be the problem – if you notice them, have your vehicle checked out by a professional:
- Rattling noises sometimes accompany spark plugs going bad
- Decreased engine performance
- Engine misfires - please do not ignore engine misfires – get them checked out by a professional
- Check engine light comes “on” – while it is true that there are hundreds of possible reasons for the computer turning on the check engine light, bad spark plugs can be one of them
Any of the above symptoms should motivate you to bring your car to an auto repair shop. Just call our Grand Rapids auto repair facility, and we will make an appointment for you to bring your vehicle for testing. As we previously mentions, typically spark plugs will last somewhere between 30,000 miles and 90,000 miles. Copper spark plugs tend to on the shorter span, lasting around 30,000 miles. If you want less frequent spark plugs replacement visits to a mechanic, typical platinum spark plugs are good for about 60,000 miles, and iridium spark plugs can last up to 90,000 miles.
So when it’s time for spark plugs replacement, bring your vehicle to All Auto Services in Grand Rapids. We employ technicians certified by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE). They will take great care of your vehicle. In addition to friendly customer service, you can also expect:
- 24 months / 24,000 miles warranty
- Free Digital Vehicle Inspection with service or repair
- Complimentary local shuttle / Uber for your convenience
- Original Equipment equivalent or better quality parts
- In most cases, same-day service completion
Making an appointment is easy – you can do so online, on our website, or you can call the shop. We can answer your questions and make an appointment at the same time. We are looking forward to meeting you and your vehicle.