Engine misfire, jerking & power loss problems are among the most common issues with automobiles, now a days. These issues are also coupled with low engine performance that cause hesitation during acceleration. Such issues are generally faced by relatively older models or cars with higher mileage. In this article I’ll try to draw attention of readers and automobile owners towards certain most critical aspects of maintenance that would help resolve such issues.
Ok let’s start the discussion:-
Refreshing the Basics
We all know that as the machines get old, effects of wear and tear become pronounced and the performance of machine deteriorates over the passage of time, however, these adverse effects can only be delayed if the machines are maintained as per the defined maintenance schedules. Critical monitoring of following three aspects helps in prolonged trouble free drive of automobiles:-
- Timely preventive maintenance.
- Quality of maintenance by qualified / expert mechanics
- Usage of good quality spares
Possible Causes Of Engine Misfire, Jerking & Power Loss (Pick) Problem
There could be multiple possibilities that can lead to engine misfire, jerking & power loss problems. Broadly we can categories them as:-
I’ll briefly cover each category one by one.
HD Driving Recorder/Night Vision
Isolating Problematic Fuel Supply System
In most countries, automobiles also use alternate fuels, such as:-
- LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) or
- CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) etc.