Everybody takes extra care of their car. For maintaining their car, they take it for check-ups to the mechanic, to make sure if the car and all its parts are in good condition or not. During the check, you check whether the engine is still clean, is the oil fine or does it need to be changed and are all the parts functioning properly or not. People usually don’t give much attention to the smallest things, and sometimes that is what has the problem.
While getting a check for all the parts of your engine, you also get a check whether the spark plug is in good condition or not. Perhaps, spark plugs are usually not the first things people get attention towards when they are checking on their vehicle’s condition. Some vehicle owners on the other hand aren’t even familiar of these small parts of their car.
However, you might have underestimated the importance of these small parts, though they are the heart of the engine. They play an important role in your entire vehicle’s performance.
Losing the Spark – What is the purpose of a spark plug in the engine exactly? Initially, spark plugs are used to ignite the air and fuel mixture in your car. It is the spark plug which transmits the electrical energy which then ignites the gasoline and air mixture inside the combustion chamber.
There are many signs which you tend to notice indicating that your spark plug is faulty and needs to be changed.
Reigniting That Spark – With time, your spark plugs tend to worsen and require more voltage to bridge the gap between the center and ground electrodes. Worn out spark plugs tend to have an adverse effect on the engine performance and this therefore also affects the performance of your car.To avoid this, you must make sure that your spark plug is in excellent condition.
Changing your spark plugs timely assures your car’s top efficiency. Along with this, investing in high-grade car parts will also boost your car’s engine performance. So make sure your car never loses that spark!