Tilting the engine forward is a pain in the butt and risks breaking/stressing lines/connections. Still a pain, but easier, is removing the alternator. Disconnect the battery. Remove serpentine belt from the alternator by slacking back the tension pulley. Remove the front bolt on the alternator, tilt the alternator back to access the rear bolt. Once alternator is removed, access to the plugs is still tight, but you can reach behind the engine with the necessary tools (you will need extensions for your ratchet wrench) to get to the plugs. Just finished this job about 10 minutes ago. No wonder the car was missing on my 1990. Found gaps to be .055 - .075. For my year and model (3.1 sedan) gaps should be .035
Spark Plugs on a LuminaSee the related questions to the right. HOW DO YOU CHANGE THE SPARKS PLUGS ON A 1993 CHEVY LUMINA APV 3.8L 231-V6 ENGINE (an van)
replace spark plugs and wires
my 93 lumina was cutting out and i cahnged the fuel filter and spark plugs and it runs good
Front plugs are easy, but the rear plugs are very difficult to get at. The engine can be tilted forward to make access easier.
yes. if they are original.
The engine can be moved forward slightly.
Remove the spark plug wires from your 2004 Chevy Malibu spark plugs. Remove the old spark plugs with a 5/8 deep well socket, by turning the socket to the left. Reverse the process to install the new spark plugs.
One reason a 1993 Chevy Lumina may turn over but not start could be the battery. It may also be the spark plugs.
The spark plugs for a Chevy Tahoe run between $8 each up to $39 each. The cost to replace them runs between $64 and $312.
you are not getting spark. this could be from a bad alternator, bad spark plugs, bad spark plug wires, or bad engine coils. The spark plugs and wires are the cheapest so try putting in new ones of those first.
Spark plugs are a cheap and quick fix if one goes out. The cost to replace one on a 454 chevy engine however can differ depending in the spark plug brand.
water in the fuel bad spark plugs bad plug wires bad coil
check/replace spark plugs
It means a cylinder 4 misfire. Check spark plugs, spark plus wires, possibly head gasket.
How do you replace the spark plugs on a Peugeot 307?
The spark plugs are located under each of the ignition coil modules on 2008 Chevy Colorado. It is necessary to remove the coils and related wiring to access and replace them.
how do i change the spark plugs on a Chevy silverado 1500
Replace the spark plugs and the spark plug wires. Replace the air filter. Replace the oil and oil filter. Replace the fuel filter.
you dont rotate it you have to pull the altnator off to change them
You need to replace the valve cover gaskets.
How to replace spark plugs in a 1989 jeep cherokee?
Sounds to me like you need to replace the spark plugs, spark plug wires and rotor. If the condition still persists, replace the distributor cap.
Disconnect the battery, remove the spark plug cables and boot covers, remove the old spark plugs. Next, put in the new spark plugs, replace the boot covers and cables and reconnect the battery.
check your mass air flow sensor . tap on it GENTLY . should start
AC Delco factory platinum spark plugs. GM uses very high-voltage ignition system that burn out other non-OEM brand spark plugs in very short order.