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Abbotts Auto Care: Rescuing Your Mazda 3 from a Power Predicament

Hello there, fellow Mazda 3 owners! Today, we're here to tackle a frustrating issue that can leave you feeling stuck - an engine that starts and idles but doesn't deliver the power you need. But don't worry; Abbotts Auto Care is here to guide you through the importance of regular servicing to keep your trusty 2013 BL Sky Active 2.0L engine running smoothly.

The Mystery of the Idling Engine

Picture this: you hop into your Mazda 3, start the engine, and it purrs like a contented feline, idling perfectly. Yet, when you hit the gas pedal, there's a distinct lack of power. It's like having a race car with the brakes on.

One day, a Mazda 3 owner came to us with this exact issue, and it was clear that something was amiss.

The Clues in the System

At Abbotts Auto Care, we know that your car's story is written in its systems. We started by scanning the computer system, load testing the battery, and checking the charge rate. The diagnosis pointed to the culprit - a battery below its minimum capacity.

The Power of a Good Battery

Batteries are the heart of your vehicle. For efficient performance, it's essential to have a battery that's up to the task, especially in vehicles equipped with Stop-Start systems.

We replaced the tired battery with a fresh Stop-Start battery designed to meet the system's specific demands. And what a difference it made!

Reviving the Power

After this crucial change, we took the Mazda 3 for a spin, and the power was back to normal. It's a reminder that Stop-Start systems, like many modern vehicle features, require full battery power to operate efficiently.

The moral of the story? Regular servicing is your ticket to a smoothly running car. By addressing issues proactively, such as maintaining a healthy battery, you can avoid unexpected repair costs and ensure that your Mazda 3 is always ready to hit the road with power to spare.

At Abbotts Auto Care, we're not just car experts; we're your trusted partners in keeping your vehicle running at its best. So, keep up with regular servicing, and your Mazda 3 will thank you with reliable, powerful performance.