Spark Plug Replacement at your home or office in Camas.

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YourMechanic Spark Plug Replacement Service

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

3,604

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Dellano

16 years of experience
379 reviews
Dellano
16 years of experience
Expert mechanic. Fast, efficient, and honest.
He was fast and professional. He did a great job!

Joe

41 years of experience
707 reviews
Joe
41 years of experience

Terry

24 years of experience
326 reviews
Terry
24 years of experience
Excellent experience. Terry is exteremely knowledgeable and very personable individual

Jerome

32 years of experience
156 reviews
Jerome
32 years of experience
Excellent mechanic. He let me know what was going on, remained professional, and did an awesome job.

Andrew

9 years of experience
548 reviews
Andrew
9 years of experience
Andrew is awesome, I've used him 3 times and been happy every time.

Maxwell

16 years of experience
390 reviews
Maxwell
16 years of experience
Great mechanic, and great guy! I HIGHLY recommend Max to any and all potential customers!

Patrick

31 years of experience
1051 reviews
Patrick
31 years of experience
Patrick was wonderful. He sent me a text asking if he could come by earlier than our initial appointment time which worked out well for me. He changed the spark plugs and ignition coil and now my car runs like new. The garage wanted to charge me anywhere from $500-700 for this service. My total amount was less than half of that. Patrick was very professional. I'm telling everyone I know about this service and to NEVER take their car to a garage again.

Mark

39 years of experience
77 reviews
Mark
39 years of experience
Knowledgeable and easy to work with. I would definitely use him again. Great Job!

Logan

47 years of experience
82 reviews
Logan
47 years of experience
Great

Allen

34 years of experience
441 reviews
Allen
34 years of experience
Allen was great from start to finish. He arrived early, he finished the work under the quoted time, and my car is running well again.


How much does Spark Plug Replacement cost in Camas?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Camas. Our mechanics in Camas are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office in Camas.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2011 Subaru Forester $332 $179.70 $151.98 13% $383.95
2010 Volvo XC90 $215 $134.58 $79.99 11% $242.08
2012 Ferrari 458 Spider $1566 $1421.73 $143.98 3% $1615.23
2015 BMW 328i xDrive $258 $146.20 $111.98 12% $296.70
2007 Mercedes-Benz C350 $369 $225.13 $143.98 11% $418.63
2011 BMW 1 Series M $299 $187.08 $111.98 11% $337.58

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Spark Plug Replacement Service

What are spark plugs and how do they work?

Spark plugs are one of the key components of your vehicle’s ignition system. They ignite gasoline and air inside of your engine. This gives your engine the power to propel you down the road. The spark plug takes high voltage electricity from the ignition coil and creates a spark at just right moment during the engine’s combustion cycle. This gives the engine the best mix of power, fuel economy and low emissions. However, the electrode at the end of the spark plug eventually wears out and can cause performance issues.

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When should you replace spark plugs?

Replacement should follow the vehicle maintenance schedule. This will be listed in the vehicle’s owner’s manual. Some cars require regular replacement at 30k, 60k or 100k miles. It is possible in some cases that a spark plug might fail before the service schedule, but it’s not typically common.

Avoiding spark plug replacement can cause:

  • Difficulty starting your car.
  • Check engine light for a misfire code.
  • Flashing check engine light during acceleration for misfire, this can cause engine damage.
  • Reduced fuel economy and/or power.
  • Rough idle and/or unexplained engine vibration.
  • Failed State emission testing.

Even if only one spark plug is found to be faulty, they should always be replaced in sets. Most engines will require 4,6, or 8 spark plugs.

How do mechanics replace spark plugs?

Spark plugs are threaded into the engine’s cylinder head(s). Most cars have one plug per cylinder, so a four-cylinder engine will have four plugs, a six-cylinder engine will have six plugs, and so forth. The mechanic will:

  • Have the correct spark plugs on hand for your vehicle
  • Pull any diagnostic trouble codes that may be related to worn spark plugs.
  • Remove the original spark plugs and look at removed spark plugs for any clues indicating engine mis-operation exists; such as oil burning, excessively rich mixture, pre-ignition damage etc. Inform owner of any found unusual conditions.
  • Install new plugs using a torque wrench.
  • Finally, a road test of the vehicle to confirm normal operation.

Is it safe to drive with worn spark plugs?

Yes, but spark plugs that are worn enough to cause engine-misfiring have the potential to cause engine damage and overheating of the catalytic converter. Regardless of the age of the plugs, or mileage, if the engine misfires or runs poorly, the plugs should be inspected for defects. Generally, spark plug failure will not keep the engine from running, but in cases of extreme wear, you may experience a limitation in the speed at which you can drive the car. If the maintenance schedule says the plugs should be replaced, it is best to do so promptly.

When having spark plugs replaced keep in mind:

  • High-speed driving may accelerate spark plug wear. Consider earlier than required inspection and tune-up if you operate the car in severe conditions.
  • Plugs should always be promptly replaced per the manufacturer maintenance schedule even if they appear to be working perfectly.
  • If your vehicle is equipped with spark plug wires (as opposed to a coil-on-plug system), the wires should be replaced at the same time. This may increase the cost of your repair.
  • It is possible that when doing a spark plug replacement, your vehicle may also need additional parts like ignition coils, this will add to the repair cost.
  • Some engines require that the intake manifold be removed while replacing spark plugs. This may increase the parts and labor cost for the repair.
  • Leaking valve cover gaskets, which have let oil get in contact with the spark plugs, coils or wires, may be the cause of ignition system issues. Valve cover gaskets will need to be replaced in addition to the spark plugs, wires or coils. This will add to the repair cost.

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