View Full Version : spark plug gap??
04-29-2004, 07:21 AM
well im gonna change my plugs today. what is the gap i should use? i have exhaust, cai, and a pro-m maf. do i use the factory recommended gap, or do i change it due to a few mods? or does the mods really matter?
04-29-2004, 07:40 AM
04-29-2004, 10:59 AM
factory gap is .060
04-29-2004, 03:56 PM
well just changed my plugs. the old ones were gapped at .075 x2, and .070 x4. i gapped the new ones to .060. when i was done, i fired her up, and stood behind my car. it use to not be a smooth exhaust note, like kinda rough. now its smooth at idle, the exhaust sounds like one note. :) just put a new tank of gas in. gonna see if i do any better gas-milage wise.
05-04-2004, 03:20 PM
let us know when you find out.. changing mine this weekend.
05-04-2004, 03:32 PM
I changed mine about 2 months ago and my gap was 10 over too! my gas milage is no dif
05-04-2004, 03:48 PM
The material deteriorates over time, this is why older plugs are usually 'gapped too high'. Most likely they started out at .060.
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