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Old 04-19-2011, 08:48 PM
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After hours of searching and reading the spark plug threads here, I decided to give it a try. After 3 hours I can say I have changed all 16 plugs. Many local guys here are unaware of the knowledge you can gain from here. I would much rather pay $1.59 a plug instead of the $5+ for the fancy kind. I am by no means any kind of mechanic, so I thought 3 hours start to finish was not bad. To someone who has never done it, I think you would be ok. The only tip I did not find would be to make sure you do some basic stretching. I ended up in some contorted positions. Thanks again.
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Thanks for shairing - did you get any photos of the many contorted positions you had to get into to get at those plugs?
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Thanks for shairing - did you get any photos of the many contorted positions you had to get into to get at those plugs?
Sorry no photos. Could barely hold the wrench at times yet alone a camera
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Congrats on successfully changing the plugs and it's nice to know your job was made easier by the info here!
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Congratulations.

I dread having to do this one day on my truck. Why on earth do they have to use 16 plugs!?!?
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i think they have sixteen plugs for a more complete burn for emissions reasons. the real question is why are a few of them so hard to get to.
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That's why you gotta love this forum. Always helpful threads to get you by. Glad you got it all done!
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Good job. Its a nice feeling of accomplishment when you save yourself some money and learn something.
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