I cant afford to have a full service tuneup. Am i able to...

I cant afford to have a full service tuneup. Am i able to just change spark plugs? Mechanic's Assistant: Okay, I'll connect you to the Mechanic to discuss this further with you. Before I do, is there anything else you want...

I cant afford to have a full service tuneup. Am i able to just change spark plugs? Mechanic's Assistant: Okay, I'll connect you to the Mechanic to discuss this further with you. Before I do, is there anything else you want him to know? No and thank you

Automotive Expert
Hi! Welcome to JustAnswer. Thank you for contacting us for assistance with your vehicle. I'm Ron. I will be happy to assist you with your question. May I ask to whom I have the pleasure of speaking with today?

Lisa Toney
Automotive Expert
Good morning Lisa. Nice to see you today! I'm sorry to hear you are having this problem. I know this can be frustrating. Can you tell me what you're working on, please? I need the year, make, and model as well as your engine size.

17 gmc terrain 2.4
Automotive Expert
Thank you for the clarification, Please give me one moment to type out some information for you. Sit tight one minute. I'll be right back!

Car hesitant to start at times. Battery is in perfect condition.Rough idle as well
Automotive Expert
Thank you for holding Lisa, If money is an option right now then you can in fact just change the spark plugs on your 2017 Terrain, when doing a tune-up on these late model engines the spark plugs are in fact the most important part that needs to be changed. If the engine is actually misfiring due to worn spark plugs that can also cause a rough engine idle and that would be a good place to start.

Are spark plugs part of the powertrain warranty?
Automotive Expert
Unfortunately no, spark plugs are considered a maintaintence item and not covered by any warranties.

Thank you so much
Automotive Expert
You're very welcome, Lisa! Glad I could be of some help today! I hope everything works out well for you! If there are any additional questions on this issue that should arise, please feel free to reply and ask! Have a great day.

Last question what is the price range i should expect ? I dont want to be taken
Automotive Expert
The labor to remove and replace all 4 spark plugs on your 2.4 engine calls for .9 of an hour. and you can get a set of AC Delcom factory spark plug at any part store for right at $32.00.

You are the best thanks again enjoy your sunday
Automotive Expert
Thank you.

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