1. Pull the hood release lever located under the dashboard.
2. Walk around to the front of the car, reach under the hood, find the latch and squeeze it. Open the hood.
3. Find the spark plugs, located in a row along one side of the engine (on an in-line four-cylinder engine) and attached to thick wires, called spark plug wires. Cars with V-shaped engines (which can have four, six or eight cylinders) will have spark plugs and spark plug wires on both sides of the engine.
4. Change one spark plug at a time, always putting the plug wire back on before changing the next spark plug.
5. Pull off one spark plug wire where it attaches to the plug. There is a little rubber boot at the plug end of the wire; pull on this part. Pulling higher up on the wire can damage the spark plug wire and cause it to separate.
6. Blow or wipe away any dirt or debris around the spark plug. You do not want anything to fall into the cylinder while the spark plug is out.
7. With the spark plug socket and a ratchet, remove the spark plug by turning it in a counterclockwise direction. You may need an extension for your ratchet if the spark plugs are deep-set or not directly accessible. Ratchets with flexible heads are especially helpful for hard-to-reach spark plugs.
8. Check the spark plug to make sure it needs replacing. A good spark plug should be lightly coated with greyish brown deposits. If heavy deposits are present, if the spark plug is black or if the electrode or core nose are damaged, the plug needs to be replaced.
Video - www.carbasics.co.uk - look in the 'how to' section.
4 spark plugs
yes it does, every car has spark plugs or it wouldn't start.
Screwed into the heads.
pull the old spark plug out then put the new one>>>>>>.sukcer
you have to take the intake manifold off and the other three are under it
How do I change the spark plug wires in a 1997 dodge stratus? It seems that there are three plugs and wires that are easy to get to on the front of the engine, but the other three are somewhere behind the engine near the firewall. Thank you.
At the end of the plug wires that don't connect to the spark module.
Depends on the engine, the 2.0l and 2.4l options were 4 cylinders with 4 spark plugs, the 2.5 L Mitsubishi 6G73 V6 option required 6 spark plugs.
To change spark plugs on a 5.9 2002 Dodge Ram 1500, locate the old spark plugs. These are located at the end of the 8 wires inside the vehicle's bonnet. Remove the old spark plugs and replace with new.
Follow the plug wires to the end. One end connects to the "distributor" along with the other wires. The other end connects to the spark plugs...
I had a similar issue, auto parts store sold me the wrong spark plugs. look into your plugs and wires.
undo the console on top of the spark plugs and they are 2 each 2 plugs they are 16 spark plugs in total
If it is a v6, you need to remove the upper ontake plenum to get acess to the rear three plugs. Not fun.
To change the spark plugs in a 2011 Dodge Nitro, you buy replacement plugs at an auto repair shop. The user manual will list the correct size. Follow instructions on new plugs to install correctly.
with a ratchet and a spark plug socket
spark plugs are directly in center of valve cover under spark plug boots. Follow wires from coil pack and remove wire from plug. Plugs still can not be seen but can be removed with small spark plug socket and long extension.
The Dodge Hemi's have 2 spark plugs per cylinder which equals 16 spark plugs
when do you change spark plugs
Spark plugs and wires
recommended to change at 50 thousand km's
Disconnect the battery, remove the spark plug cables and boots, and remove the old spark plugs. Throw out the old spark plugs, Put in the new spark plugs, replace the spark plugs cables and boots, and reconnect the battery.
Remove the spark plug wires from the spark plugs, use an extension for your Allen wrench, and use a spark plug socket to remove the spark plug.
Check for spark at the plugs. Check for fuel to the engine.
4.7L has 8 spark plugs. 5.7L has 16 spark plugs.
Open the hood and look at the front of the car near the radiator. There should be a sticker that gives the proper gap for the spark plugs.