Serving our community since 1958
7731 Balboa Avenue San Diego, CA 92111
(858) 279-1010
--AAA Aproved Automotive Service and Repair

Tune Ups

Fixing an out-of-tune engine can give you better gas mileageóby an average of 4%

Todayís engines are highly advanced and difficult to troubleshoot. Thatís why the experts at
Holmberg Automotive use sophisticated engine diagnostic equipment and vehicle computer data to pinpoint hidden problems and worn parts. Depending on the age and model of your vehicle, your engine tune-up service includes:

  • A thorough inspection of your entire engine and its mechanisms
  • Replacement of faulty or worn electronic engine components such as oxygen sensors and electronic control module components
  • Replacement of faulty or worn spark plugs, air filters, and fuel filters
  • Adjustment of your vehicleís idle and timing
  • Adjustment of the clutch (on vehicles equipped with a manual transmission)

Engine tune-up services are backed by the by the Holmberg Automotive Fixed Right Guarantee of 12 months or 12,000 mi, whichever comes first, for standard parts and labor

Why are tune-ups important for my vehicle?

Normal vehicle usage causes various parts of your engine to lose their efficiency because of under-the-hood temperature and vibration.

  • Regular tune-ups help maintain vehicle safety and performance by ensuring that worn or faulty parts are replaced promptly
  • Tune-ups can help you achieve maximum fuel efficiency and vehicle performance

When to get a tune-up

Tune-ups are an important part of regular vehicle maintenance and should be scheduled annually. You should schedule a tune-up sooner if you notice any of the following:

  • Your gas mileage is decreasing
  • You experience a loss of power or torque
  • Your engine sounds like itís running rough or stalls out at a stop
  • You hear knocking or pinging sounds when accelerating or after the ignition is turned off
  • Your check engine light remains on after your initial start

Related auto services you may be interested in:

  • Check-engine light
  • Tire rotation
  • Tire-pressure-monitoring systems

Holmberg Automotive and Transmissions
7731 Balboa Avenue San Diego, CA 92111
Open M-F 7am - 5pm
Saturday 8 -12
(858) 279-1010