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Car Tune Up: Did You Make It A New Year's Resolution?

Tune Up

Need a Car Tuneup in the New Year?

If you're noticing that your car needs a little more attention than usual, it may need a car tune up. Make it a New Year's resolution to give your car the care it needs. You may think your vehicle runs well, but your auto mechanic can inform you of what is happening in all the little-hidden places of your vehicle. This article explains how a diagnostic test on your vehicle can help with a tune up.

#1: How Does The Diagnostic Tune Up Work?

When you bring in your vehicle at the appointed time, the mechanic will attach a diagnostic computer directly to your vehicle's computer. It will scan all the components and the results can be printed and used as a guide for any needed service or repair. It could be just a small adjustment that's needed, or a major repair could be revealed.

#2: Car Tune Up For Power

A tune up will restore power and performance back to your vehicle. The vehicle's engine may be adjusted to increase available power, or you may change parts in the engine that will increase power. Your mechanic will help ensure that your car is putting out as many horsepowers as possible.

#3: Tuning Up For Emissions

You may have your vehicle tuned up to pass an emissions inspection with a simple adjustment to ensure it puts out less toxic fumes. The catalytic converter may be fitted with new mechanisms, and you may have a muffler fitted that reduces now.

Every service for your vehicle in the new year will improve its overall quality, as well as increase driving safety.

Wondering if your car needs a tune up? Contact our ASE Certified technicians at Kestner Automotive today for more information about car tune up services and to schedule an appointment. Our auto shop proudly serves residents in Columbia, SC, and the surrounding area.

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