Fuel System

The Fuel System in a vehicle is responsible for storing and supplying fuel to the engine, ensuring optimal combustion and engine performance.

Fuel System explained

Fuel Systems in vehicles are designed to store and deliver fuel to the engine efficiently and safely. This system includes the fuel tank, fuel pump, fuel filters, fuel injectors, and the associated piping and hoses.

Its primary function is to provide the engine with a consistent supply of fuel at the necessary pressure and flow rate for combustion.

Proper maintenance of the fuel system is crucial for ensuring that the engine receives the right amount of fuel at the right time, contributing to efficient engine operation and optimal vehicle performance.

When or why do you need it?

Fuel System Repair is necessary when you experience issues such as difficulty starting the engine, poor acceleration, decreased fuel efficiency, or the presence of unusual engine noises or smells.

Regular maintenance, like changing fuel filters and cleaning injectors, can prevent many common fuel system problems. However, if issues arise, it’s important to address them promptly to avoid more severe engine problems.

At Gateway Auto - Service & Collision Center, we offer comprehensive fuel system repair services, including diagnosing and fixing problems with fuel pumps, injectors, and filters, ensuring that your vehicle runs smoothly and maintains its performance and efficiency.

How can Gateway Auto help?

We believe quality shouldn’t break the bank. We understand the financial strain unexpected repairs can bring, so we provide competitive rates and financing without compromising on the quality of our top-notch repairs backed by a 24 month, 24,000 mile nationwide warranty.

Easy, hassle-free experience

Booking an appointment with Gateway Auto is as easy as a few clicks or a phone call with our friendly team. Our new online booking system lets you schedule your visit at your convenience, eliminating the hassle of complicated scheduling processes.

Omaha’s Choice for Fuel System Services

Our technicians don't just tell you what's wrong, they'll show you. We'll never authorize without your approval. View your digital inspection, get text updates from our team, and even pay on your phone.

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We stand by our work. Your satisfaction is guaranteed with our 24 month, 24,000 mile nationwide warranty for mechanical service

How can we help?

An FAQ section can only get you so far. Still have questions or want more information than what's provided in our FAQs? Our friendly team of experts is happy to help.

Frequently asked questions

If it's a car, we'll fix it. If it's a question, we'll answer it.

Is a fuel system service required for both gasoline and diesel vehicles?

Yes, both gasoline and diesel vehicles can benefit from a fuel system service. Properly maintained fuel systems are essential for the performance and longevity of all types of engines.

Can a fuel system service resolve my vehicle's performance issues?

Fuel system service can improve engine performance and address issues related to fuel delivery, but it may not be a cure-all for all performance problems. Our technicians will perform a diagnostic check to identify any other underlying issues.

Can I use fuel system cleaners available in stores instead of a professional service?

While some fuel system cleaners are available for consumer use, professional fuel system services are more effective in removing carbon deposits and ensuring a thorough cleaning of critical components.

How often should I get a fuel system service?

We recommend getting a fuel system service every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, or as per your vehicle manufacturer's recommended maintenance schedule. Regular service helps prevent carbon buildup and ensures smooth engine operation.

What is it like to have your car fixed or maintained at Gateway Auto?

Trusted, efficient and designed to keep you moving. We go the extra mile to make sure you're comfortable and confident throughout the entire repair process.

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Book online or speak with our friendly staff

Use our handy online scheduling tool to instantly book an appointment at any of our locations today.

Or, give our friendly and knowledgeable team a call to find a time and plan that works for you.

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Drop-off, courtesy car or wait

Three flexible options while we service your vehicle, so your life doesn't come to a halt.

Worried about leaving your car and having nothing to drive? We have courtesy cars to ease your mind. We also offer pick-up and drop-off service if we run out of courtesy cars.

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One on one review

We can send your digital inspection to you via text or email so that you can see pictures and videos of your vehicle through the eyes of our mechanics.

We clearly communicate with you during your repairs and educate you on your options throughout the process. We will never sell you anything you don't need.

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We clean your ride

Get back on the road looking as good as new. With every service, your vehicle will get a final check and complimentary carwash from our quality assurance team.

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Drive with peace of mind

We stand by our work. Your satisfaction is guaranteed with our 24 month, 24,000 mile nationwide warranty and flexible, interest free financing.

All your automotive needs under one roof

Gateway Auto offers service, collision, fleet and quality vehicle sales under the same trusted brand to ensure you stay on the road with a team by your side.

After their first visit, our average customer has been returning to Gateway Auto for more than 10 years

Don't just take our word for it, check out our reviews and see what our customers have to say about the Gateway Auto experience.

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"Top notch shop and staff, willing to go the extra mile and definitely have your best interests in mind. Would highly recommend trying their shops out."

Scott Hiatt

Service Center

"Awesome staff! Awesome service! Even avoided extra cost and saved me lots of $$$ thank you so much! Will definitely recommend you guys!"

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Service Center

"Best auto shop in Nebraska!!! Women- if you have auto shop anxiety for not being taken seriously or fear of overcharging, go here. These guys are the real deal. Professional, down to earth, and great prices."

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Service Center

"For people that are anxious about getting their vehicles serviced, Gateway is the antidote. Clear and accurate information about what you need done and quality work at fair prices. Dealership level service, environment and professionalism. A ray of sunshine in an industry that can be cloudy."

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Service Center