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The Importance of Proper Spark Plug Torquing

Whenever you install new spark plugs in your vehicle’s engine, there are some crucial considerations to keep in mind. For those who have installed plugs before, proper plug gapping usually comes to mind first. But another important factor in getting the most out of a new set of spark plugs is to precisely torque them

Auto Pros Team Visits Hybrid Shop of The Carolinas

Auto Pros on the Road puts the Babcox team into shops across the USA. This episode is sponsored by Autolite.

Misfire Codes After A Spark Plug Replacement (Video)

After replacing spark plugs, you may get a handful of misfire codes. This video is sponsored by Autolite.

Diagnosing An Engine Misfire P0316 Code (Video)

Code P0316: Engine Misfire Detected on Startup (First 1000 Revolutions) could have many causes. Sponsored by Autolite.

The Importance of Proper Spark Plug Torqueing

Whenever you install new spark plugs in your vehicle’s engine, there are some crucial considerations to keep in mind. For those who have installed plugs before, proper plug gapping usually comes to mind first. But another important factor in getting the most out of a new set of spark plugs is to precisely torque them

Autolite Reveals Home Garage Renovation Sweepstakes Winner

Sharon Ashmore of Stanley, NC, was selected in a random drawing to win the garage makeover worth more than $10,000.

E-15 Summer Blend Fuels Shouldn’t Make A Difference (VIDEO)

Summer blend fuels may seem different to some consumers, but any effects they have are negligible. Sponsored by Autolite.

Spark Plug Replacement Intervals (VIDEO)

Be wary of spark plugs as they approach the end of their lifespan. This video is sponsored by Autolite.

How Gapping Impacts Iridium Spark Plug Performance

Anyone installing new spark plugs needs to be mindful of the right gap for successful ignition and optimal performance. This gap, or the proper distance between the center and ground electrodes, can be found in each vehicle’s service manual. One of the main reasons to take extra care in this area is that spark plug

Don’t Forget About Ignition When It’s Time for Road Trip Tune-Ups

Summer 2020 was a boom time for road trips. Many drivers were eager to hit the road, and according to the Expedia® 2020 Summer Travel Report published in July 2020, 85% of U.S. travelers reported that they would be likely to take a road trip. This road trip renaissance is slated to continue into spring

Earn Customer Trust with Ideal Spark Plugs for GDI Engines

One of the key factors for a shop’s success is its reputation for customer service. While you cannot change the way vehicles and parts are manufactured, you can offer confident recommendations to customers on which parts will work best for their needs. The use of Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) engines has continued to grow across

Earn Customer Trust with Ideal Spark Plugs for GDI Engines

One of the key factors for a shop’s success is its reputation for customer service. While you cannot change the way vehicles and parts are manufactured, you can offer confident recommendations to customers on which parts will work best for their needs. The use of Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) engines has continued to grow across