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Old 04-16-2005, 11:07 AM
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Question Spark Plug replacement S54 - ?

I have 32K miles on my S54.
When should the spark plugs be replaced?
What is the best spark plug replacement?
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Old 04-16-2005, 11:13 AM
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I have 32K miles on my S54.
When should the spark plugs be replaced?
What is the best spark plug replacement?
Wow, more than me (30,891 yesterday)
50,000 miles (called for at Insp.II if I'm not mistaken)
I plan to use OEM
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I don't know about the S54, but Bob Tunnell really likes the NGK iridiums in his S50/S52 autocross cars.
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I replaced mine 2 weeks ago when I checked my valve clearance at 11.5K miles. The stock plugs were NGK R's with fat electrodes, usually a sign of non-platinum. I don't like putting used plugs back, so I replaced them with NGK iridiums.
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