Spark Plug Replacement at your home or office in Jamaica.

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YourMechanic Spark Plug Replacement Service

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

3,580

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Theodore

14 years of experience
1078 reviews
Theodore
14 years of experience
Awesome
Finally, I came across a mechanic who is extremely competent and gets job done on time. Very professional, Theodore is on time and meticulous. I had my oxygen sensor replaced. He also said I have to change the spark plug. We got that done and soon other minor stuff. I have a 2008 Camry with 160000miles on it. If you have any questions about the problem, Theodore patiently answers them. I am very impressed and seriously recommend you get his services. HE IS THE BEST OUT THERE!

Stefan

15 years of experience
367 reviews
Stefan
15 years of experience
Worked on my Jetta twice, first was for spark replacement then he diagnosed and fixed the leak coming from the oil cooler seal and sending unit. So far I have not seen the leak to be coming back. Both tines he came 30 mins after the appt time which was ok to me. Pretty cool guy.

Joe

12 years of experience
22 reviews
Joe
12 years of experience
He was punctual, very professional, and did an excellent job on my car! I would highly recommend him.

Emmette

34 years of experience
282 reviews
Emmette
34 years of experience
Great service and great communication. Just want you need when getting work done. Thank you.

Mathew

22 years of experience
93 reviews
Mathew
22 years of experience
He was very nice and fix the car quickly

Jason

21 years of experience
187 reviews
Jason
21 years of experience
polite, and answered all my questions.

Braxton

9 years of experience
184 reviews
Braxton
9 years of experience
Outstanding

Breck

18 years of experience
528 reviews
Breck
18 years of experience
Very convenient and fast work by Breck. Would recommend him for another repair.

Ryan

14 years of experience
21 reviews
Ryan
14 years of experience
This young man was full of life very passionate about his work, I will never go back to another service station, I felt very fortunate and lucky to have him as my mechanic today

Ira

34 years of experience
259 reviews
Ira
34 years of experience
Great


How much does Spark Plug Replacement cost in Jamaica?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Jamaica. Our mechanics in Jamaica 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 Jamaica.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2009 Chrysler Town & Country $185 $64.68 $119.98 18% $225.93
2010 Chevrolet Colorado $168 $71.92 $95.98 16% $200.92
2010 Mazda RX-8 $146 $66.46 $79.99 15% $173.96
2014 BMW 750i $276 $164.48 $111.98 12% $314.98
2011 Mercedes-Benz E350 $251 $139.50 $111.98 13% $290.00
2004 Jaguar S-Type $315 $91.48 $223.97 19% $392.48

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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.

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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