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Old 08-07-2013, 11:31 AM
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Default Copper to Platinum Plugs anyone?

My owners manual call for the Champion LZFR5C-11 at 32k miles.
Did a search but can't find anyone who has gone to a platinum plug.
Read some where that you can damage your coils? Will these void my warranty? If anyone has done this switch I'd love to hear back.
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these engines do best with OEM plugs. ngk or champion. stick with those
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^yes stick with the coppers. If you want to "upgrade" go to iridiums. The only benefit will be longer service life, and lighter wallet.
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Can I get the OEM's at part's stores. They don't to carry this number.
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Can I get the OEM's at part's stores. They don't to carry this number.
Any suggestions?
Thanks for the feedback.
The local auto zone and o'reillys carry them here. I will be picking up a set next week.
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Old 08-08-2013, 04:47 PM
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Thanks wchnu, I'll give them a call.
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My local Auto Zone didn't have the Number and There are no O'reilly's in my area so I ordered a set of 16 for $3.53 each plus 9 bucks shipping from Rock Auto. Not a bad price I think?
Did some reading that the copper core plugs have the least resistance and out perform Platinum or Iridium just don't last as long.
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Sometimes ebay will save you even a few bucks.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/2009-2013-JE...0d5b03&vxp=mtr
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Old 08-11-2013, 04:29 AM
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Thanks Arth, That is a good price, not sure what the shipping costs are Tho.
Won't give me the info.
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Thanks Arth, That is a good price, not sure what the shipping costs are Tho.
Won't give me the info.
Thanks!!
From what I am seeing.. or it is telling me, free shipping.
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