Question about 2001 Ford Expedition
Can't find spark plugs on 2001 ford expedition
That's because they are hidden quite well. If you look at the engine, you'll see yellow plastic prongs (?) that look like spark plugs, but hook up to the silver tubing. That's the fuel injectors. BUT, right behind the yellow plugs, are black ones. The black one is the connector to the spark plug. The plug itself sits about 4 inches down into the block of the engine. They are a real pain, and from what I can tell, you only have decent access to the first 2-4 of them, then they get too far back and start going under the dash (you'll see what I mean when you get there).
Posted on Aug 06, 2008
no special tools,this is what tools you will need:.7mm socket for the coil packs where underneath them is a deep hole and down there is the plugs---8mm socket for the fuel rail bolts(for the left side sitting in it)which i would use 1/4 inch drive for these--- 5/8 plug socket---6 inch extension---3 inch extension---ratchet---swivel---which i would use 3/8 inch drive for these---and maybe long needle-nose pliers incase the rubber boot from the coil packs come off and sticks to the plug.
Posted on Jun 04, 2009
You have what is called a 'coil-over plug' system, which means there is a seperate ignition coil for each plug. On each side you will see 4 small plastic boxes with a single bolt and some wires plugged into it. Remove the bolt, unplug the wires and pull the coil out. the plug is in the hole. Repeat for all 8.
Posted on Jun 02, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Nov 20, 2011 | 1997 Ford Expedition
Jul 31, 2011 | 2001 Ford Expedition
Feb 20, 2011 | 2001 Ford Expedition
Oct 21, 2010 | 2001 Ford Expedition
Oct 12, 2010 | 2001 Ford Expedition
Sep 05, 2010 | 2001 Ford Expedition
Sep 23, 2009 | 2002 Ford Expedition
Aug 15, 2009 | 2001 Ford Expedition
Apr 22, 2009 | 2001 Ford Expedition
1,034 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: