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Old 11-08-2009, 04:05 PM   #1 (permalink)
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spark plug wire problems

i was changing spark plugs the other day and some how got the spark plug wires all crossed up. whats the best way to figure out what wire goes on what spark plug?
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Old 11-08-2009, 05:10 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Easiest way is to look at the coil base and use the numbers embossed by each terminal.

Here is a diagram, go down the page to the coil sketch.

Coil

From the front, cylinders are:

Drivers side, 1,3,5

Passenger side, 2,4,6
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Old 11-10-2009, 12:01 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Appreciate the help Mr. wood information helped out alot
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The coil pack is usually marked... and then it is just a matter of knowing which cylinders are which.

DS: 1, 3 & 5
PS: 2, 4 & 6

Plus all the stuff posted above.
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The coil pack is usually marked... and then it is just a matter of knowing which cylinders are which.

DS: 1, 3 & 5
PS: 2, 4 & 6

Plus all the stuff posted above.
Except that it's wrong (fail). Take a look at the diagrams posted above.


Or is that the engine you're trying to depict?
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Thanks for all the diagrams and info guys helped out alot
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Thanks for all the diagrams and info guys helped out alot
Did you get back up and running ?
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not yet still having radiator issues
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Old 11-15-2009, 06:26 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Be Very,Very Carefull..................

I changed my plugs two years ago.

Had a Helluva time tightening up that last plug on the Passenger side
closest to the firewall.

Just recently it blew out stripped all the threads and sounded Kinda like
a Top Fuel Dragster, All the way to the Auto Shop.

I'm gonna let the Experts handle the trickky stuff in the future.

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Old 11-15-2009, 02:43 PM   #15 (permalink)
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I no exactly what your saying lou! First time i changed them had the same problem matter of fact broke the top of the sparrk plug off lucky to get it out. Finally got it in correctly tho.
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