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Auto Tune Up Service in Chula Vista, CA

What's the difference between an auto tune up and regular vehicle maintenance?

While regular vehicle maintenance means performing services such as Maintenance & Electrical Diagnostic, and Maintenance & Electrical Diagnostic to make sure your vehicle runs the way it did when you first bought it, as the car manufacturer intended. An auto tune up service is meant to enhance the vehicle's engine performance, by replacing several parts to make an older vehicle run like new. If you are in the 91910 area, you can head to Dave's Auto Service in Chula Vista for a tune-up mostly when you are having drivability issues; your vehicle is hard or is hesitating to start, isn't getting the mileage it used to, it didn't pass an emissions test, or it simply doesn't have the power it once had. This can happen to any vehicle regardless of make, including Acura, Alfa Romeo, AMG, and Audi.


What does an auto tune up service entail?

A basic auto tune up service consists of replacing your vehicle's spark plugs and performing other adjustments to restore engine performance. There are various vehicle parts we at Dave's Auto Service can inspect to determine which services your vehicle needs, including:

  • Battery voltage and charging voltage.
  • Engine's various parts.
  • Engine vacuum, to detect exhaust restrictions and air leaks.
  • Exhaust emissions.
  • Hoses and belts, all fluids (oil, power steering fluid, brake fluid, coolant, transmission fluid, etc.) 


If the initial check-up reveals no major faults, the spark plugs, air filters, fuel filters, and fuel cap (if required) should be replaced for preventative maintenance. If your vehicle doesn't meet federal emissions standards, its oxygen sensor should be replaced as well. It is important to bring your vehicle in for routine maintenance regardless of its age, mileage, and make to make sure the car runs as smoothly as possible and to prevent small problems to get bigger if they are not attended to. We at Dave's Auto Service in US is your place to go for all things auto repair, including Maintenance & Electrical Diagnostic and Automotive repair.


Your Reliable Shop for Complete Tuning

If something is wrong with your vehicle and/or one or more of your dashboard lights turns on, don't hesitate to bring your car into Dave's Auto Service in Chula Vista today. Our owner David Stump hires Quality technicians who understand the root causes of your auto issues and who use the latest tools and technology to quickly assess the problem with your vehicle. Serving residents of Chula Vista, CA , [city 2], [city 3], [city 4], and [city 5] since 1999, we have a commitment to providing superior customer service.

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    Don't ignore any issues with your car, bring it to our experts at Dave's Auto Service in Chula Vista. Schedule an appointment with us online at or give us a call at 619-585-4800 . Dave's Auto Service - Quality you Can Trust, at a Fair Price!.

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