Is Your Car or Truck Making Weird Sounds When You Are Driving?
If your car, truck, or SUV is making strange sounds, accelerating sluggish, or ‘sputtering’ while you’re driving, it could be time for a ‘tune up’. Wherever you are in the Kansas City area, immediate help is a simple phone call away.
Is Your Engine Stalling or Misfiring?
If your engine is misfiring or stalling, your vehicle could need regular maintenance, generally referred to as a ‘tune up’. Many performance concerns can be solved and with normal automotive tune ups.
What Is A Vehicle Tune-Up?
“The term “tune-up” usually denotes the routine servicing of the engine to meet the manufacturer’s specifications. Tune-ups are needed periodically according to the manufacturer’s recommendations to ensure the vehicle runs as expected. Modern automobile engines typically require a small number of tune-ups over the course of an approximate 250,000-kilometre (160,000 mi) or a 10-year, lifespan. This can be attributed to improvements in the production process in which imperfections and errors reduced by computer automation, and significant improvement in the quality of consumables such as the availability of synthetic engine oil.”*
(*Quoted content is for informational purposes and does not represent an endorsement of quoted source.)
Engine Tuning FAQ
What Does A Tune Up Consist Of?
While each vehicle model can have uniquely particular tune-up demands, most vehicle tune ups service the same basic areas of your vehicle.
How Much Does A Tune Up Cost?
The cost of a tune up differs depending upon which tier of tune up you need. More importantly, however, it depends on your individual vehicle. The most important factor is going to be engine assembly, layout, and size. For a more comprehensive answer to this question, give our automotive service department a phone call and any of our expertly trained Kia service professionals can give you a more in-depth cost analysis of your car, truck, or SUV’s tune up.
What Is The Typical Length Of Time For A Tune Up?
Precise time estimates differ depending upon the year model of your car, truck, or SUV as well as what tier of tune up you require. However, basic tune ups can take anywhere from two to four hours. For a more detailed time estimate, simply give our automotive service team a telephone call today.
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