Keep your car properly tuned for optimum performance- A properly maintained vehicle can improveits efficiency, reduce emissions and save you money. Regular engine performance maintenance willhelp you burn less gas, pollute less, and prevent car trouble down the line. This will include checkingthe spark plugs, replacing the fuel and air filters, replacing ignition system and/or emission systemparts if needed and ensuring the on board computer control system is working properly.
Improve gas mileage by 4% on a proper tune-up and up to 40% when fixing a serious maintenanceproblem such as a faulty oxygen sensor. Worn or fouled spark plugs can cause the engine to losepower or misfire and waste fuel.
To read more ‘green car tips’ you can visit this link- http://www.carcare.org/go-green/steps-to-a-