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Spark plug removale ?

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by wolfgang123, Jul 20, 2009.

  1. Jul 20, 2009 at 12:35 PM
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    wolfgang123

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    hey guys so i went to try to change out the spark plugs on my truck to day and i not sure were the plugs are at i was following the guide here and on 4x4wire.com and i still dont really understand, onto of the motor there are 4 little black boots that seem to be where the spark plugs are but i cant really seem to get them all the way of even if i try to twist and pull i cant get them off. one other reason i am not sure it this "ARE" the plugs or not, it on 4x4wire.com he says you have to remove the intake...etc... and to me it looks like if those black boots really are the plugs i shoudnt have to remove anything.

    I dont really know???

    Help me
    Thanks
    Wolfgang
     
  2. Jul 20, 2009 at 1:06 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Can you post a pic so we know what you are looking at?
     
  3. Jul 20, 2009 at 3:50 PM
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  4. Jul 20, 2009 at 3:58 PM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Yep. The plugs are under there. They should just pull right off. DONT pull from the wire.
     
  5. Jul 20, 2009 at 4:07 PM
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    ok i guess i should pull harder then. haha thats were i thought they were i will give it a try and let you know thanks chris!

    wolfgang
     
  6. Jul 20, 2009 at 4:25 PM
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    o got yes thanks chris what should the plugs be gapped too?
     
  7. Jul 20, 2009 at 4:32 PM
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    This tool helps a lot. You just squeeze, turn gently and pull right off. You can get a spark plug boot puller just about anywhere.

    kd-135.jpg
     
  8. Jul 20, 2009 at 4:34 PM
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    wolfgang123

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    looks helpful. i got them off easy i just didnt want to really rip at it until i was 100 percent sure they were there. any one now the gap the owners manual doesnt say
     
  9. Jul 20, 2009 at 5:35 PM
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    chris4x4

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    .040
     
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