when is a good time to change plugs
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When to Change Plugs?
Posted 27 October 2013 - 01:24 AM
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Posted 28 October 2013 - 01:28 AM
The dealerships will always say to change them sooner than you need to
Posted 29 October 2013 - 12:56 AM
I have heard that 60,000 miles is what is recommended
here is some info that I found
Park the vehicle and open the hood. Locate the spark-plug wires. The spark plugs are located underneath the spark-plug wires.
Remove one spark plug wire at a time by grasping the end and pulling the wire toward you.
Remove the old spark plug with a ratchet and spark-plug wrench. You must turn the wrench in a counterclockwise direction to loosen the plug.
Install the replacement spark plug into the engine in a clockwise fashion, by hand. Tighten the spark plug with a ratchet and spark-plug wrench.
Attach the spark-plug wire onto the newly installed spark plug by pushing the wire onto the top of the plug. Confirm the spark-plug wire is firmly onto the plug before moving to the next spark plug.
Continue with the remaining spark plugs until all have been replaced.
Lower the hood of your F150.
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Posted 18 December 2013 - 02:29 AM
I will be replacing mine around 60,000. I follow the 'severe service' maintenance schedule, mostly do to the towing I do in the summer. That leaves me another 35,000 miles to go and about another 2 years.
Posted 19 December 2013 - 01:29 AM
I hit 60,000 in 2 years with as much as I drive
Posted 20 December 2013 - 02:03 AM
I always change mine before it is called for but I do all the car and truck stuff like that my OCD
Posted 01 April 2014 - 06:00 PM
I typically change mine at 75k miles.