Spark Plug Tubes

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Hannah1935
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Spark Plug Tubes

Post by Hannah1935 » Wed May 02, 2007 6:37 pm

Hello..What is the correct way to install the tubes with the spark plugs..
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Post by George » Wed May 02, 2007 8:44 pm

Put the outside seal on, put the tube in place, screw in the spark plug. The plugs are supposed to go in w/o the little washer that comes on it.

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241 dodge hemi spark plugs

Post by Von MoPar » Tue Nov 20, 2007 5:14 pm

did you say take the washer off the spark plug? :o

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Re: 241 dodge hemi spark plugs

Post by George » Wed Nov 21, 2007 7:58 am

Von MoPar wrote:did you say take the washer off the spark plug? :o
Yes, The tube acts as the washer!

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Post by Von MoPar » Wed Nov 21, 2007 4:59 pm

what happens if you don't?

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Post by George » Wed Nov 21, 2007 6:35 pm

They won't stick as far into the chamber as they are supposed to, not sure if it would cause any other problems. It is in the shop manuals, by the way.

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Post by Von MoPar » Wed Nov 21, 2007 9:41 pm

Thanks George :)

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