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About auto performance

Whether you are a car enthusiast or the average driver, you want to get the most out of your vehicle. Auto performance for most vehicles refers to its horsepower, fuel efficiency, and handling abilities. Upgrading performance parts can lead to quicker acceleration, better gas mileage, and shorter stopping distance, but you need the right parts and accessories to achieve all this. Shop with Instacart to find the parts you need to improve your auto performance.\n
Performance parts come in all shapes and sizes with options for all types of vehicles, and upgrades for parts are available for every part of a car. You can find brake parts, exhaust system parts, tuning and gauges, suspensions, and wheels. All of these can make a difference in your car's performance, whether you have the knowledge to modify your car on your own or you need to bring it to an expert to get it done. Either way, finding the parts you want using Instacart can save you time and provide the convenience you need to shop during your busy day.

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Buy your favorite auto performance online with Instacart. Order auto performance from local and national retailers near you and enjoy on-demand, contactless delivery or pickup within 2 hours.

FAQs About Auto Performance

Whether you are looking for more speed, better acceleration, or increased fuel economy, there is a lot you can do to increase engine performance. Using a synthetic lubricant will reduce friction, help an engine live longer, and help it perform better in extremely high and low temperatures. Other engine parts that improve performance include a larger throttle body and injector to gain horsepower, while an upgraded cold air intake will also unlock extra horsepower. A performance exhaust is another modification you can make to improve engine performance. 

Most cars come from the manufacturer with a suspension tuned for comfort, and in some cases, it's also tuned for sporty handling. Shop for wider, performance tires with plenty of grip to get the most out of your car's abilities. After the tires, you can consider upgrading the shocks and springs. Lowering springs lower the car, increasing the center of gravity, which improves handling. Finding a coil-over spring setup will also help improve handling, along with sway bars. Not every vehicle comes with sway bars, but these have a big effect on how it handles. Either upgrading the ones you have or finding new ones will make a difference.

Whether or not you can install auto performance parts depends on if you have the right setup, such as a garage with a lift if needed and the tools. You also need the knowledge and the time to work on your car for the big upgrades. If you have a garage but need tools and gear to get started, you can use the Instacart app to find much of what you need. If you don't have equipment for the big jobs, some small auto performance upgrades are easy to do yourself, such as replacing spark plugs or installing a new steering wheel.

To maximize the life of your vehicle, there are several items you should check regularly and replace as needed. Check the oil every month and top it off when needed. You should always have a supply of the correct oil for your car on hand. The air filter is another part to check regularly. If it is dirty, the air doesn't flow properly, and your car won't run as efficiently. Replacing the air filter will improve your gas mileage.

Some simple swaps and upgrades can make a big difference in auto performance. Swapping out rubber hoses for silicone ones is an easy upgrade. Silicone has better heat tolerance, and unlike rubber, it won't rot over time. Adding a turbocharger is another way you can easily and significantly increase your car's power. Another easy upgrade is swapping out the rims. Choose lighter rims, and you'll notice a difference in braking power and gas mileage. 

Check the headlights, turn signals, brake lights, and parking lights. If you have a bulb out, use the Instacart app to find the correct one to replace it. The spark plugs ignite the gas and air, which ultimately powers your vehicle. If these aren't working correctly, the engine can lose power. Avoid a dead battery by checking to make sure it has enough juice to start your vehicle. If not, replace it with a new one. 

Use Instacart to find the auto performance parts you need to keep your car running efficiently or find the parts to turn it into a high-performance vehicle. If you are a car enthusiast who spends your free time tinkering with your car or you just need to get back on the road, using the Instacart app makes it quick and easy.
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