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Maintain the Performance of Your Motor with Spark Plug Replacement

New Berlin 262-860-0030
Hales Corners 414-425-0077

Spark Plugs Inspection and Replacement

Schedule Spark Plug Replacement Spark Plug Appointment

Spark Plug Inspection and Replacement

Easy, Trustworthy Car Maintenance

Spark plugs are an integral part of your motor, providing the continual spark that ignites the air and fuel mixture within the cylinders. This interaction keeps your car moving on the road.

A failing spark plug is just one component on a long list of potential problems everyday drivers will contend with. Many auto systems depend on proper spark plug operation, so while a bad spark plug may not cause immediate symptoms, failing components in combination with a bad plug likely will.

Spark Plug Related Issues

A bad spark plug can be among the list of culprits for the following symptoms:

Rough Idle—Your vehicle shakes when it is standing still with the motor running. Can be caused  by many things, including loose vacuum hoses and clogged filters; or it may be an electrical problem caused by bad wiring, distributor cap, or spark plugs.

Engine Misfires—The engine “hiccups” for a second, giving the feeling of a loss of power. Among the many causes are: faulty fuel injectors, distorted or failing valves and heads, bad ignition coil; of course bad electrical components like wires, computer systems, and spark plugs can also contribute to the problem.

Engine surges or hesitations—You are cruising along and your RPMs surge, or they may suddenly drop while in idle. There is a lengthy checklist to go through before the culprit (or culprits) can be found. This list may include: a bad fuel pump or injectors; faulty sensors or valve timing solenoid; a transmission lock-up, or spark plugs, among others.

Ignition Problems—When you turn the key, the engine turns over, but then a whole lot of nothing happens. There is a plethora of things that may cause this. Among the causes are: a dead or dying battery, alternator or starter; bad cylinder coils, distributors or connector wires; clogged fuel filter or bad fuel pump; or indeed, spark plugs.

These and other symptoms can be caused by old, poorly gapped or corroded spark plugs; but they are most often caused by a combination of things. If you experience these symptoms, or are just annoyed by that check engine light, come to Reis in Hales Corners or New Berlin for a diagnostic test now.

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Contact our Car Maintenance Shop today to schedule an appointment or inquire about your auto care needs.
New Berlin 17200 W Cleveland Ave. 262-860-0030
New Berlin MONDAY - FRIDAY 7AM - 5PM SATURDAY Closed
Hales Corners 5381 S 108th St. 414-425-0077
Hales Corners MONDAY - FRIDAY 7AM - 6PM SATURDAY 8AM - 2PM