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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
REMOVAL OF THE PLUGS:
Do not attempt any maintenance on spark plug if engine is hot.
1. Disconnect negative battery terminal.
2. Carefully remove high-tension leads.
3. Use compressed air to blow any dirt or debris from around spark plug hole.
4. Check that spark plug fits squarely in spark plug socket and remove spark plug.
Raise a vehicle and install SST(OK552 131 001) in order to replace cylinder 2, 4, 6 spark plug.
1. Install spark plug into cylinder head.
Tightening torque : 18~22lb-ft (25~30N·m, 2.5~3.0kg-m)
2. Reconnect high-tension leads.
3. Reconnect negative battery cable.
Hope this helps and simple to understand. Good luck
Posted on Apr 21, 2009
use a long, spark plug socket,wrench(how can you do a job without the right tools??????like an accountant without a pen......)
Posted on Jul 08, 2010
SOURCE: Where are the spark plugs
LOCATED UNDER THE BLACK COVERS ON TOP OF THE VALVE COVERS YOU HAVE 3 PLUG WIRES AND 3 COIL PAKS YOU HAVE TO REMOVE THROTTLE BODY TO REPLACE THE ONES ON PASSENGER SIDE AND BE CAREFUL NOT TO BREAK THE THROTTLE BODY GASKET AS THEY GET BRITTLE YOU ALSO WILL NEED TO REMOVE THE SIDE BRSCKETS THEY ARE SILVER 12 MILIMETER BOLT AND 1 14 MILIMETER GOOD LUCK
Posted on Jan 16, 2011
The spark plugs go straight down through the center of the cam/valve cover. You must remove the plastic cover going down the center to get to the wires and plugs.
With that said, I do not recommend that you attempt to replace your plugs unless you have a source of compressed air. The removal procedure includes "cracking the plugs loose and turning approximately 3/4 turn. Then place a blow-gun with a long tube down inside the spark plug tube and blow out any debris that is in the tube before revoving the plugs the rest of the way. Failure to follow this procedure can cause debris to enter the combustion chamber when the plugs are removed and can cause serious engine damage.
Posted on May 31, 2012
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