Cars, just like any other machine, are built from various auto parts assembled.Over time they wear out or start to malfunction, which may lead to complete failure if ignored.
Let's take a look at 5 auto parts need to be frequent replaced.
1. Car Battery
Generally, the battery of a new car needs to be replaced when it is used for 3-4 years, usually when it travels about 80,000 kilometers. What worth noting is that after the battery is replaced once, the car usually needs to be checked and replaced in about 2 years.
2. Brake Pads
Generally, the replacement mileage of conventional brake pads is about 25,000-30,000 kilometers. If the thickness of the brake pads is less than 0.6cm, it must be replaced.Continuous wear necessitates the need to replace the brake pads. Brake pads are essential as they facilitate stopping or slowing down of your car.
It refers to oil filter, air filter, fuel filter. Generally, the replacement mileage of the oil filter is every 5000 kilometers; while 20,000 kilometer for air filter it needs to be replaced in advance if meeting serious air pollution . And replacement mileage of the fuel filter is 20,000 kilometer
4. Windshield Wiper Blades
Windshield wiper blades break down after a year or two. In a hot climate, you will have to replace it more frequently. Any driver knows how important it is to keep the windshield clear when driving, especially in inclement and foggy weather.
5. Spark Plugs
If you feel it difficult to start the car ,with obvious frustrations, idling jitters, frequent idling self-extinguishing phenomenon, engine acceleration performance decline, power shortage, fuel consumption increase, etc., you need to replace the spark plug. Of course, modified and upgraded spark plugs can improve the combustion efficiency of engine fuel, thereby achieving the purpose of improving engine power and saving fuel.
Under normal circumstances, the service life of ordinary copper core spark plugs is 30,000 kilometers, while the service life of precious metal spark plugs (iridium, platinum) is 60,000 to 90,000 kilometers.
If some of these parts fail in your car, you need not worry. With a guide, the necessary tools, and basic skills, you can replace them by yourself. However, for severe failures or damages, visit a car repair shop to get the parts replaced by a qualified mechanic.