Spark Plug Replacement at your home or office in North Augusta.

Our mobile technicians offer services 7 days a week. Upfront and transparent pricing.

Get an upfront price

Service Area

Average rating from customers who
received a Spark Plugs Replacement.
Learn More

$96.47 - $648.09

Price range for all vehicles


YourMechanic Benefits

Online Booking

Mechanic comes to you

12-month / 12k-mile warranty

Free 50 point safety inspection

Our certified mobile mechanics can come to your home or office 7 days a week between 7 AM and 9 PM.

Average rating from customers who
received a Spark Plugs Replacement.
Learn More



Recent Spark Plug Replacement reviews in North Augusta

Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Spark Plug Replacement Service

Average Rating

4.9/5

Number of Reviews

3,498

Rating Summary
3,290
125
16
15
52
3,290
125
16
15
52

Jacob

10 years of experience
45 reviews
Jacob
10 years of experience
Jacob did a great job and communicated very well. The only area of improvement could be with his schedule. He was over booked but made every work out for the both of us. I estimate Jacob was given was not correct, "Your Mechanic" made it right with me and paid Jacob correctly. Good experience, I will use Jacob again!

Theodore

14 years of experience
1057 reviews
Theodore
14 years of experience
Awesome - this was my second appointment with him and he changed the spark plugs on my E71 X6M. He is very good at working on all types of cars!

Jordan

7 years of experience
59 reviews
Jordan
7 years of experience
Jordan was great to work with. He communicated well and answered all of my questions.

Matthew

10 years of experience
183 reviews
Matthew
10 years of experience
On time, kind, professional, job got done effectively

Duane

23 years of experience
363 reviews
Duane
23 years of experience
Duane was very helpful and informative. He made sure that I understood what needs to get done with the car and showed me additional problems he found. Would definitely recommend

Chris

20 years of experience
1574 reviews
Chris
20 years of experience
Very professional. Very pleasant. He explain things to me. He was very thorough. I am really happy with him I definitely would recommend him to my friends

Ben

23 years of experience
22 reviews
Ben
23 years of experience
Ben is awesome

Krystal

15 years of experience
106 reviews
Krystal
15 years of experience
Very timely

Joel

19 years of experience
732 reviews
Joel
19 years of experience
Joel was on time, professional, respectful, neat with his work(given that he had limitations with the working environment) and he showed me the faulty parts of the gadgets to ensure I see the difference between old(faulty) and new

David

8 years of experience
104 reviews
David
8 years of experience
He gave me updated spark plugs


How much does Spark Plug Replacement cost in North Augusta?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2004 Ford Excursion $411 $187.12 $223.97 15% $488.12
2004 Mazda Miata $139 $59.44 $79.99 16% $166.94
2010 Ford Fusion $307 $122.86 $183.97 17% $370.11
2014 Mercedes-Benz E400 $264 $152.10 $111.98 12% $302.60
2014 Mini Cooper $186 $106.32 $79.99 12% $213.82
2009 Jaguar XJ8 $188 $68.24 $119.98 17% $229.49

Fast and easy service at your home or office

GET A QUOTE FOR YOUR CAR

Backed by 12-month, 12.000-mile guarantee


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.

Spark plugs-MATROX-1

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.

Fast and easy service at your home or office

GET A QUOTE FOR YOUR CAR

Backed by 12-month, 12.000-mile guarantee


How can we help?

Our service team is available 7 days a week, Monday - Friday from 6 AM to 5 PM PST, Saturday - Sunday 7 AM - 4 PM PST.

1-800-701-6230 · hi@yourmechanic.com