While a tune-up can mean a number of different things depending on how old your vehicle is, the make and model, and how well you maintain your car - a tune-up is essentially refresher for your vehicle. It will replace necessary parts, clean parts, check fluids, and basically just ensure that your vehicle is running at its best.
Most tune-ups are considered a major service, and are typically needed every 30,000 miles or so. However, there are certain symptoms that can indicate you may be due for a tune-up, especially if you have an older vehicle. Here are some of the main symptoms to keep an eye out for that are indicators that your vehicle needs a tune-up:
- Engine misfires
- Dirty engine air filter
- Engine carbon deposits
- Check engine light is on
- Poor fuel mileage
- Lack in overall performance
- Shaking or vibrating at certain speeds
- Rough running engine
If you notice any of the symtpoms listed above, don't hesitate to bring your vehicle into the professionals here at Hoesly Automotive today. We will complete a full vehicle inspection and determine what services or repairs your vehicle needs to restore it back to its best. Give us a call today if you have any questions!