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Old 12-05-2012, 02:00 AM
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Backtap for cross threaded spark plugs

Another tool to use is a spark plug thread chaser. Most Auto Parts stores carry them. Craftsman Spark Plug Hole Thread Chaser - Tools - Mechanics & Auto Tools - Automotive Specialty Tools. I think 14mm is your spark plug thread size. Take an air hose and blow all around the spark plug hole to clean the area. Put a little dab of axle grease on the thread chaser to keep metal and dirt out of the cylinder. Use a shop vac to suck anything out of the hole when done.
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