2018 Nissan Pathfinder Tune-Up & Engine Service

Enhance Nissan Pathfinder Performance with a Tune-Up

Is it time for an engine tune-up? If you're the type of driver who waits for something to go wrong with your vehicle, now is the time to work on that habit, especially if you drive a 2018 Nissan Pathfinder. Periodic tune-ups can bring more power back to your Pathfinder’s engine. Tune-ups give your engine a boost in efficiency, which can mean better fuel economy (a win for you) and lower emissions (a win for the environment). When you follow the guidelines specified by Nissan for your vehicle’s tune-up schedule, you invest in your Pathfinder's long-term health and engine performance.

Routine Engine Tune-Up Service for Your Nissan Pathfinder

Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care offers a range of engine tune-up services for your 2018 Nissan Pathfinder. One option is the standard Firestone Tune-Up. This includes the installation of new spark plugs and a visual inspection of your engine’s components, plus a lifetime warranty on parts*. A second service option replaces the air and fuel filter in your Pathfinder. The third tune-up option is a fuel system cleaning service, which is a three-step process that removes varnish, dirt, and carbon deposits on your Pathfinder's fuel injectors, throttle body, and throttle plate. The result? Restored fuel system performance. Consider this when choosing a tune-up service for your Pathfinder: your vehicle’s maintenance record and mileage can determine which service is best. A one-size-fits-all engine tune-up procedure doesn’t necessarily exist. Chat with a Firestone technician before you jump into a specific service to ensure your engine tune-up money is well-spent.

Where Should I Go for My Nissan Pathfinder Tune-Up?

Schedule your next 2018 Pathfinder engine tune-up service at Firestone Complete Auto Care. Not sure when you’re due for a tune-up? Use Nissan’s recommended maintenance schedule as a reference point, or schedule an appointment ASAP if you notice any of these signs: stalling or shaky idling when you’re stopped, diminished fuel economy, engine knocking, or an illuminated check engine light.

*Ask a Firestone Complete Auto Care teammate about full terms and conditions for warranties.

Questions About 2018 Nissan Pathfinder Engine Tune-Ups

  • When should Nissan Pathfinder spark plugs be replaced? Replace spark plugs on time or about every 30,000 miles or so. Without the spark of electricity created by spark plugs, your engine doesn’t have the combustion it needs to start — which could leave you stranded on the road. Always replace your spark plugs on time based on Nissan’s recommendations.
  • What does a puddle underneath my Nissan Pathfinder mean? Puddles could indicate that your vehicle is leaking coolant, oil, or brake fluid. Ignoring these leaks can lead to permanent engine damage, so address these symptoms ASAP with a tune-up service.
  • What do hard starts and stops do to my Pathfinder engine? Hard stops and starts can lead to premature wear on your engine’s components. Lighten up that lead foot and opt for steady, fluid starts and stops instead. Your engine (and your passengers!) will thank you.

Maintenance for Your 2018 Nissan Pathfinder

We know it’s not just a car, it’s your car. We’ll help you properly maintain your Nissan Pathfinder to keep it on the road and running smoothly. Learn more about maintenance below.

Repairs on Your 2018 Nissan Pathfinder

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Nissan Pathfinder's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2018 Nissan Pathfinder repairs.

Schedule Nissan Pathfinder Tune-Up

If your Pathfinder is acting strange or making new noises, it could be engine tune-up time. Don’t wait until small problems get bigger. Make an appointment now.