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Gasoline Direct Injection

Posted by Mighty Auto Parts on Jul 17, 2018 1:05:48 PM
And New Service Opportunities

Gasoline Direct Injection comes with a new set of challenges and service opportunities that the technician must be familiar with.

Many of today’s vehicles are fitted with a relatively new fuel system technology for the automobile, referred to as Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI). While this technology has been around for 100 years, it has just become widely used by the automotive industry in gas applications. The GDI system offers a great improvement in power, torque, and fuel economy.

Lube Service Intervals

Posted by Mighty Auto Parts on Jul 17, 2018 1:03:58 PM
Are You Making the Right Service Recommendation?

For those accustomed to 2,500 mile lubrication schedules, extended service intervals are a concern. Tripling that mileage service interval (sometimes more) just doesn't seem right for the health of the engine. Due to high warranty repairs, some vehicle manufacturers are calling for more frequent service intervals.

Servicing Fuel Filters

Posted by Mighty Auto Parts on Jul 10, 2018 9:39:53 AM
Neglecting a Filter Replacement Can Be Costly

While much emphasis is placed on servicing filters during routine vehicle maintenance, little attention is given to the fuel filter until an engine performance issue occurs. Neglecting the fuel filter can result in damage to some expensive components such as an electric fuel pump or some costly fuel injectors. Following are reasons why some vehicles encounter multiple fuel pump failures.