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Ignition systems servicing

A vehicle's ignition system is designed to ignite a fuel-air mixture and plays an important role in how the vehicle functions.

When your car will not start, it can be a heartbreaking experience. It often seems this only ever happens when you have somewhere to be in a hurry. When you have to get back on the road or back on with your day, you need a mechanic in Blackwood you can trust. A vehicle's ignition system is designed to ignite a fuel-air mixture.

Without the ignition system the vehicle simply will not start. When you are faced with an issue with a car’s ignition system you should turn to Blackwood Dyno Tune & Service for the following reasons:

  • Decades of Service & Experience: We have been established for over 20 years and offer a combined experience of decades.
  • Courteous Customer Service: We are friendly, honest and dedicated to our customer service.
  • Fair & Competitive Prices: We pride ourselves on charging you only what you should be paying, and no more
  • Local and International Vehicle Experience: We can work on any type of car, old or new, European or Australian
  • Latest dyno and scan tool diagnostic technology

Our customers visit us for a range of reasons, from an alternator which will not catch to a car which will not start. There are several things which can go wrong with the ignition system such as:

  • Wear and Tear: The battery, spark plugs, distributor cap and wires will not last forever. Replacement of these items at regular intervals prevents larger ignition issues.
  • Weak Ignition: When spark plugs need to be replaced it is usually not all of them at once. A misfire in one or more sparkplugs will cause a weak start-up of the car and is an indication that a service may be needed soon.
  • Battery Issues: A battery can wear out or its terminals become corroded. We have the equipment to clean and test batteries or can replace them as needed.
  • Coil Wire is Frayed: When the charge is not carried to the spark plugs, the ignition fails to catch and the coil wire must be replaced.

Blackwood Dyno Tune & Service Ignition Repair Services Include:

  • Battery Test and Replacement
  • Battery Terminal Replacement
  • Alternator Overhaul and Repair
  • Compression Testing
  • Distributorless Ignition Repair
  • Ignition Lead Replacement
  • Ignition System Overhaul
  • Ignition Module Replacement
  • Ignition Switch Replacement
  • Ignition Signal Sensor Test and Replacement
  • Spark Plug Replacement
  • Distributor Cap replacement
  • Spark Plug Lead Replacement
  • High Voltage Coil Lead Replacement
  • Timing Adjustment
  • Coil Pack Testing and Replacement
  • Starter Motor Replacement

There are a few warning signs that will indicate your ignition system needs a repair. If you recognise your vehicle is not starting well or it's not running smooth, talk to Blackwood Dyno Tune & Service. We will examine the following:

  • Your ignition coils - These often short circuit and cause hard starting, rough idle or no power.
  • Your distributor cap - These also wear out or crack causing a short, leading to rough idle, no power or hard starting.
  • Your spark plugs - A critical component that can wear out and must be changed at regular intervals. Worn or damaged spark plugs can cause ignition coil failure.
  • Your alternator - It could simply not be charging well.
  • Your starter motor - Failure can cause the motor to fail to start.

To ensure a hassle free start to your busy day contact Blackwood Dyno Tune & Service to have your ignition system checked. We’ll help you get your car up and running first time – every time!

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