The fuel injection system is an important component in the fuel delivery system in a vehicle, as it atomizes the fuel that powers the car. Harmful elements can build up on these injectors, which is why fuel system maintenance is so important.
Why You Should Service Your Fuel Injection System
If you find that your car is not running optimally, or you think there is a problem with your car’s engine, you may need your fuel injectors serviced. Over time, fuel injectors can get dirty and lose effectiveness, causing serious performance problems for your vehicle. If the fuel injectors are dirty or clogged, your engine won’t get the fuel flow it needs to mix with the air, resulting in poor acceleration, lagging engine performance, and hyper fuel consumption.
Benefits of Fuel Injection System Cleaning
In the long run, fuel injection services can save you money, reduce vehicle breakdowns, and make your vehicle safer for you and others on the road. You might not notice an immediate improvement in fuel consumption after fuel system maintenance, but over time, a more efficient engine will minimize fuel and further maintenance costs.
Regular Fuel System Maintenance Benefits:
- Keeps your vehicle running efficiently
- Extends engine life
- Enhances overall engine performance
- Improves fuel economy
When to Service Fuel Injectors
Most vehicle manufacturers recommend a fuel system cleaning service every 25,000 to 30,000 miles. It’s not as important as other car maintenance services, such as an oil change or a tire change. However, it can be very beneficial for your vehicle. It should be included in your vehicle’s regular maintenance plan.
What is involved in Fuel Injection System Cleaning
When you take your car to have your vehicle’s fuel system serviced, technicians, take a close look at the system. They make sure every component is properly cleaned and maintained using a comprehensive fuel system cleaning process. A fuel additive is delivered directly to the fuel tank, and it removes moisture from the vehicle’s fuel system. This also preserves injectors and other parts, increasing the overall fuel system efficiency.
Contact Ken Scales Automotive today if fuel injection services are something you need.