Sparks are about to fly! But shouldn’t under your hood.

“Spark plug” is a word you are likely familiar with; it’s one of those car terms that you’ve heard your whole life. You now they’re important, you know sometimes they need to be changed. But how do you know when it’s time to replace them? What do they do, and where do they go wrong? Performance Automotive, Inc in San Diego has the answers.

The Number One Cause of Transmission Failure

There are a number of things that may cause a transmission to fail; overheating, debris in the wrong place, or the natural wear and tear on transmission components, to name a few. However, these factors are not the leading cause of transmission failure. Take it from Performance Automotive, Inc in San Diego - the number one cause is neglected maintenance. 

Tips for Holiday Travel

The Holidays are just a few days away! If you’re like us, for many of you that means travelling this holiday season. Here are some travel tips from Performance Automotive, Inc in San Diego to make sure your Holiday journey is a safe one.

How your water pump works

“Water pump” is a term you’ve most likely heard in conversations about vehicles. But what is it, what does it actually do, and how do you know if you need a new one? At Performance Automotive, Inc in San Diego, we know the answers to these questions, and soon you will too.

When should you check your transmission fluid?

Our goal at Performance Automotive, Inc in San Diego is to provide you with the best transmission service possible. One way we do that is by helping you understand a little more about your transmission and the way it works. Knowledge about your vehicle and its systems allow you to catch problems when they arise and deal with them appropriately, saving you money and easing some of the stress of car ownership. You probably already know how to check your oil, and when to change it. Checking and maintaining transmission fluid is something people tend to understand far less about, however. Here’s what you need to know.

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Performance Automotive, Inc

location small7629 Carroll Rd
San Diego, CA 92121

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CALL:  (858) 695-9644

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Weekdays:   8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturdays: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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