Ignition Coil Replacement in Castro Valley
Most vehicle owners are familiar with spark plugs, but there is another component that makes it possible for spark plugs do their job, and the component is ignition coil. Ignition coil replacement is one of the services we offer at Adams Autoworx in Castro Valley.
The job of the ignition coil is to transform low voltage it receives from the 12 volt battery into high-voltage makes it possible for spark plug to generate the sparks that make the engine run.
When the ignition coil starts to fail, you vehicle may exhibit a variety of undesirable behaviors, including, though not limited to:
- engine may run poorly
- check engine light will likely come on
- slow acceleration or loss of power
Is it possible to continue driving with a bad ignition coil? Yes, but the side effects can be dangerous. If your vehicle stalls on the freeway, or in the middle of a busy intersection, it could create a dangerous situation for yourself and for other drivers. Your pocketbook can be at risk as well. Driving around with a bad ignition coil can lead to catalytic converter failure – catalytic converter replacement is a very expensive repair.
So if your car experiences symptoms that include slow acceleration, loss of power, or stalling, it’s time to take your car to Adams Autoworx in Castro Valley and let our professionals diagnose and repair your vehicle.
Our technicians are certified by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) and can perform a thorough inspection using state-of-the-art digital diagnostic tools to pinpoint the exact cause of the problems. You can also expect friendly and helpful service advisors, as well as:
- 36 months / 36,000 miles nationwide warranty on all repairs
- Original Equipment or better quality parts
- Complimentary Digital Vehicle Inspection
- Nationally ASE certified technicians
- Written quotes
- Free local Uber/Lyft service
- Military and first responder discounts
Adams Autoworx is a family owned and operated independent auto repair shop with 50 year tradition of Quality, Value, Service.
You can make an appointment on our website, or call our shop directly and our friendly service advisors will be happy to make an appointment for you.