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How does one change spark plugs on a 2001 Mitsubishi eclipse spider GT?


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2011-09-12 21:52:31
2011-09-12 21:52:31

remove the intake manifold then they're in the back. I'm sure u see the front 3. peace


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Every 30,000 miles except platinum plugs

The amount of time needed to change the spark plugs on a 2004 Mitsubishi Spider varies based on the experience of the individual and the amount of tools available. A shop can complete the task in 30 to 45 minutes while a novice will need between 1 and 2 hours to complete the job.

If you dont know how to replace spark plugs I recomend you go to someone that does and have him show you because you might do more bad then good trying to change them for the first time.

You can remove the spark plugs in your 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse by turning the spark plugs to the left. You should use a 5/8 deep well socket. The spark plugs will come out.

Sparks plugs or the distributor's seal is broken. But you should check the sparks plugs first, change them and the sparks plugs wires also. Then if you notice that your plugs are tainted with oil, there may be broken valves on the pistons.

All depends on what kind of spark plugs you have. It could either be 30,000 miles or 150,000 miles.

three are on the front valve cover the other three are under the intake manifold

Once on 1-2 year on regular spark plugs. Once every there years on High end spark plugs.

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Gap will be preset at the factory no need to re-gap. The gap is .044.

The spark plugs are located directly underneath the intake manifold. Therefore, It :the manifold: must be removed for access to the plugs. Its a stupid design..really! I believe this was done in order to make things harder and more expensive to the consumer. I know, I own one. Good luck!

You must remove the entire intake manifold for you to have access on the three spark plugs located underneath it. it is advisable that a qualified Mitsubishi technician should do this.

you need to take the intake off to get to the back three plugs...

If its the 2.4L GS the spark plugs are located on top of the valve cover. There are 4 rubberish plug wires that are to be pulled out with a tug. 2 of which are bolted with a 10mm nut.

I believe in general, every 30,000 miles is the recommended.

On my '98 GSX it's .032.AnswerThe manufacture of the plug you buy for you car (your Mitsubishi) should come 'Pre Gaped' ie; no need to gap them. I have or my car has a Mitsubishi engine in it and I use NGK plugs for it. You'll find NGK's in most Motorcycle engines and other high rev engines. IMO....Just spoke with the auto parts store. The gap for a 1995 Eclipse RS is .044

remove intake manifoled to access back 3 plugs. time consuming but can be done

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