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What Do Spark Plugs Do?

What Do Spark Plugs Do?

Have you ever wondered what makes your vehicle's engine come to life when you start it? One important component responsible for this magic is the spark plug. Even though they are small, spark plugs play a big role in keeping your engine running smoothly. In this blog post, we will explore what spark plugs do for your vehicle in simple terms. Igniting the Fuel: When you start your vehicle, the engine needs a spark to ignite the fuel-air mixture inside the combustion chamber. That's where the spark plug comes in. Its main job is to create an electric spark that ignites the fuel. When the fuel ignites, it produces an explosion, which creates the power that moves your vehicle. Think of the spark plug as a tiny firemaker that sets off the controlled explosions needed for your engine to work.   Transferring Electricity: To create that spark, the spark plug needs electricity. The electrical energy travels through a wire from the ignition syste ... read more


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