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How do you replace spark plugs on f150 4.6 2007

It can be faulty or dirty spark plug itself. Also for reference get the fuel level checked. Is the fuel tank is empty or near to empty.
Try cleaning the spark plugs and then see if that is helping. On some cases the black carbon layer gets collected on the spark plugs and that causes the problem, so cleaning the plugs help. But if its not helping, then spark plug has to be replaced. Spark plugs get power from ignition coil to ignite sparks. If ignition coils are faulty then also there will no spark. --------------

To troubleshot and confirm the issue, I suggest you to go through the help link provided below, check the procedure and it will help you to confirm the issue in your case.
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How to change spark plugs on a 2001 jeep wrangler 4 lr. engine

Remove spark plug leads, get the right sized deep socket and unscrew old spark plugs, screw in new spark plugs, plug in spark plug leads, DONE!

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Getting power to spark plug but no spark

if you get a shock holding it put no spark at the plug the coil might be week

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I have a swisher 13 hp briggs trailmower. i am not getting spark to the plug. how do i check to see if trhe module is bad

(Make sure you have a working spark plug.)

Take the spark plug out. Hold the plug, or have a friend hold the plug, to the engine. Pull the rope and see if you get spark to the plug. You may need to get in a dark area so the spark can be seen. If you get a blue spark, that is good. If you get a white spark, that means the module is weak. And if you get no spark, that means it is bad.

Good Luck!


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My 5700 watt 11 HP McCullough generator wont start. I'm getting good gas to the plug but no spark.

The spark coil is bad if you have no spark

Small engine repair. Part is expensive.

Have you checked spark for sure?
1) Spray WD-40 directly into carburetor
If machine has spark, it will fire
2) Is exhaust port clogged with carbon and dirt?
3) Get new spark plug
Pull out old spark plug
Put spark wire on plug
Hold spark plug wire with fingers
Put spark plug threads against metal opening where spark plug came out.
Metal to metal
Pull cord or push starter
Look for spark between metal

No spark, then spark coil is bad.

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On a 1997 mercedes sl320 once the top cover is removed and the spark plugs are in sight, is the plug replacing pretty simple?

it's can do, but you must have a good knowledge to do it, i will guide you how to do it, first get right spark plugs for your particular car, it's very impotent to get right spark plugs, otherwise it will get damaged engine, first remove top cover of engine, then very carefully remove spark plug lids from spark plug, keep in mind don't pull spark plug lids form wire it will brake easily, you must pull lids from plastic holder which is in side the head cover, after remove lids have good look inside holes before remove spark plugs, if you can see any dirty or dust inside hole between plug and housing you must remove that otherwise wen you remove spark plugs it will fall inside the combustion chamber, use high presser air to blow it, then you need right spark plug box for remove spark plug after remove the spark plugs get one spark plug to spear parts shop, and ask right one for that model, wise salesmen know how to find the right one, don't use any duplicate cheep spark plugs, even new spark plugs check the spark gaps all are the same, if you see any one deferant than outhers need to be correct the gap using piller Gage mus be use 33 lip on your piller Gage to set gap, then first your spark plug fix in to the plug box spanner and lowly insert in to the plug hole and tight it, don't let spark plug to fall in to the hole when you insert it, if it fall in, it can be change spark gap in your new plug, spark plug tighten tourque is 25nm, don't tight toomuch or don't let box spanner to angle when you tight, keep hold middle of hole when you tight it, it can crack ceramic part of spark plug, if one spark plug cracked it will make misfiring the engine, after replace all spark plugs clean lids hole using rags if its wet or oily, then install and press it in to the spark plug hole you can hear locking noise wen it get right. be careful don't mix up lids better keep mark all the lids if not numbers in lids, is this information helped you?

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I want to change my spark plugs

First get the spark plugs, then get the right swivel socket for the spark plugs and a gapper for the gap of the spark plugs.

Remove the boot, from the first spark plug, and..

Unscrew each spark plug one at a time (making sure not to mix up the spark plug wires) using a ratchet and extension, and the swivel spark plug socket by turning counter clockwise.

Carefully gap each spark plug, if needed, and insert by hand and slowly screw in each spark plug, making sure not to cross thread.

Put the boot back on to each spark plug, making sure that you squeeze down the connector a little bit to ensure a good tight connection.

Remember, replace one spark plug at a time and replace the boot in order to not get the firing order mixed up.

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1989 Honda Prelude won't start

I suspect that your spark plug wires or your distributor is going out. Check your spark wires and distributor. To do that take out #1 spark plug wire from the spark plug. Next take out your spark plug then put it in the spark plug wire. Then turn on car and take a look at the spark plug to see if it's getting a spark. Do this with all the spark plug. If it is your spark plug wire I would replace all of them.

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Remove plug then reinsert top cap only let plug hang free now kick over starter wile somone watches the plug for spark (the darker the better!)

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