Every time you fill up your tank with fuel in PFLUGERVILLE you are interacting with your fuel system. The whole point of this system is to store and deliver fuel to your engine in order for the car to run. The fuel system supplies the correct mixture of air and gasoline to the engine while reducing harmful fuel vapors and exhaust pollutants.
The components that make up the fuel system are: fuel tank, fuel pump, fuel filter, fuel injectors, and fuel lines. Older cars have carburetors instead of fuel injectors, however injectors result in lower emissions and better fuel economy. In Texas, we have fairly strict emissions regulations, so if you plan on owning a vehicle legally it is necessary to keep your fuel system in good condition.
Fuel Pumps, fuel injectors and Fuel filters
Our fully equipped workshop provides fuel injection, fuel pump and fuel filter servicing, repairs and replacement for all makes and models. All our car repairs come with a minimum 12 month/12,000 miles warranty.
The fuel system in your car requires regular servicing and maintenance to perform at its optimum level and provide low emissions and fuel usage. Regular maintenance to your fuel system includes;
- Using a fuel system additive to clean the system
- Replacing the fuel filter when it is due
- Replacing your air filter when it is required
- Servicing and cleaning the fuel injectors as required.
- Common fuel system faults include:
- Poor fuel economy
- Poor throttle response and lack of power
- Stalling problems
Car owners must stop thinking of maintenance work as root canal surgery. This is nothing painful and is not outrageously expensive, either. Maintenance is something that any vehicle should have. Perhaps the best way to look at maintenance is a form of challenge: doing what is necessary to see to it that every penny of return on initial investment is realized, and that the life of the car is extended out even further than average. This kind of challenge can make maintenance work almost exciting. Fuel system maintenance is something that should be done on the car and can produce some very significant benefits.