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Old 09-06-2012, 03:35 PM   #431
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coil - spark plug wires

I bough wires, spark plugs and fuel filter and took my car to a mechanic does 06 focus even need spark plug wires since it has coils

these are the wires i bought

http://www.autozone.com/autozone/par...6879_406272_0_

I know its probably a stupid question but what the heck there is only one way to learn
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Old 10-03-2012, 04:03 PM   #432
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I just got a set of Irridium Pulstar Pulse Plugs for my 03 SVT Focus. Just curious if anyone has tried these yet? I had Direct Hits on my 93 Probe GT and they were badass! These are what have replaced Direct Hits. So I'm looking forward to seeing how they perform. They were tested on HP TV, they dyno tested on a C5 Corvette proved a peak increase of 7.9 horsepower and peak torque gain of 7.4 ft lbs at 5,100rpm. Curiuos to see if I feel a difference via butt dyno ;-)
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Old 10-07-2012, 01:37 AM   #433
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Installed the Pulstar Pulse Plugs the other day. Very happy with them feel better then Directhits I had in my 93 Probe GT.
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Old 03-26-2013, 05:19 AM   #434
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has anyone ever tried E3 diamondfire spark plugs?
i hear about them quite abit on Horsepower TV
and speed channel
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Old 03-26-2013, 06:54 AM   #435
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Old 03-26-2013, 08:21 AM   #436
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ok then whats there difference to other open top/notched spark plugs?
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Old 03-26-2013, 10:25 PM   #437
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Nothing.
All are junk.


Stick to what's proven and reliable, Autolite or Motorcraft.
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Old 04-21-2013, 11:36 PM   #438
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replaced coil pack with oem replaced wires with borg warner 8mm ones checkd the pigtail for coil and wires look in decent shape. green and blue wire has a sliver of wire showing. and under boost the car misfires like a mofo
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never had any problems with the MSD ignition with cheap NGK's
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Old 05-30-2013, 01:03 AM   #440
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Hi I'm new to this forum and I kinda wish I would had became a member before I bought my plugs and wires. I just got my hands on a 02 Focus SVT and decided to give it a tune-up. I got some LTR5IX-11 4344 NGK Iridium IX plugs reasonably priced on eBay and I also bought some JBA PowerCables (W06809). I've read mixed reviews on Iridium plugs here, can anyone tell me if putting the gap to .57-.6 is the way to go with those plugs or should I return them and go with MotorCraft's. The wires are low resistance.
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