Common Car Repairs

Cars often run into problems, LPG conversions Melbourne takes care of all kinds of car problems in Melbourne. Here are some of the most common car repairs.

Oxygen sensor replacement

The oxygen sensor is a very important component of the exhaust system. It basically balances the amount of oxygen used with the fuel. Unfortunately, the more you use your car, the more your oxygen sensor tires and it usually requires to be replaced after 100,000 to 150,000 kilometers of use.

Spark plugs replacement

Spark plugs are also a common problem in motor vehicles and may need to be replaced at a specified interval for the proper functioning of a car.

Ignition coil replacement

Ignition systems are common culprits for car problems. Ignition coils usually work hand in hand with spark plugs and their problems may or may not be related to a problem with the spark plugs. Like spark plugs, in case of a problem, ignition coils will need to be replaced for the proper functioning of the car.

Engine air leak

The engine has so many sensors to monitor air flow, temperature, and pressure. Any leaks in the system can cause faults in the car functioning and will need to be looked at by a professional car mechanic.

Add-ons

Often when car owners add other systems to their cars, like radios, alarm systems, and wireless devices, these systems divert power from other areas creating problems for the car. To avoid such problems, add-ons should preferably be installed in an automotive shop by a professional. 

Battery replacement

Proper maintenence of the battery will avoid any potential problems, this includes cleaning the battery or the connectors when they get corroded. But things like using the battery for nondriving activities like listening to music when behind the wheel, or turning the headlights on for non-essential activities will drain the battery and decrease its lifespan.