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The Truth About Spark Plugs....

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by chris4x4, Apr 20, 2011.

  1. Dec 10, 2013 at 6:14 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Copper = Better conductor of electricity (better spark)
    Iridium, Platinum, Boronidium, Lasers = Longer life, but not a hotter spark.
     
  2. Dec 10, 2013 at 6:17 PM
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    DoorDing Thank you, Nancy Roman

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    I see you've sided with the coven.
     
  3. Jan 13, 2014 at 10:14 AM
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  5. Feb 3, 2014 at 6:42 AM
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    When i purchased my new to me Tacoma I serviced the diffs, T-case, synthetic motor oil, fuel system cleaner, and Denso plugs with the ones Toyota recommends, and air filter replacements. I do all service on any used vehicle I buy, in this case my Tacoma had 38k miles. My question is I am at 50k miles and drive mostly city stop and go should I replace them its been 12k miles. I mean they are cheap enough and easy to do. I also own a Mustang Cobra and I know many who replace the plugs every other oil change :eek:.
     
  6. Feb 3, 2014 at 6:48 AM
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    If it makes you feel better to replace them, then go ahead, the recomended interval is 30k. Maybe do it when your odometer reaches 60k and see how you make out.
     
  7. Feb 3, 2014 at 6:54 AM
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    good call. 20k it is.
     
  8. Sep 24, 2014 at 7:07 PM
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    sorry to revive a dead thread, but what is it that they sell at the dealerships? the NGK's or the Denso? I'm guessing Denso.
     
  9. Nov 21, 2014 at 2:19 PM
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    I just picked up 4 plugs for my 98' 2.7 from the dealer for $2.22 each. At that price it wouldn't make any sense to not buy the oem plugs straight from the dealer. Part# 90919-01176 & on the actual Denso plugs it says K16R-U.
     
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