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Old 06-15-2014, 03:50 PM   #851
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You'll need a Motor bike plug remover. - Only chance.
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Old 06-15-2014, 03:52 PM   #852
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All 8 out and may be the luckiest man alive...it only took 3 turns to get- no idea how it didnt blow out already
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Old 06-15-2014, 03:56 PM   #853
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GR8! What's up with that plug chamber ? Has it been worked on?
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Old 06-15-2014, 04:08 PM   #854
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It did look a little off center, maybe its just the way the camera is tilted..
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Old 06-15-2014, 04:24 PM   #855
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Could be the camera. Might just be cross threaded, - there's only 5 threads max if it's an early 03 and below. Tapping the socket on the plug would probably straighten it if that's the case.
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Ya, I thought it look crooked too. Like a offcentered insert from a previous blowout. All good luckily. New plugs in, coils cleaned, fuel filter on. Gonna call it a day though.
And I'm pretty sure I've got the 8 thread heads
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How did you end up getting the socket on there good enough?
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How did you end up getting the socket on there good enough?
There was a bit of debris on the wall that broke lose with a good pop from the socket
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Yea alright..So your lucky. Play the numbers next week
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Yea alright..So your lucky. Play the numbers next week
After that, i plan on it
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