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do i need to put anything on new spk plg wires? or just slap them on

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    do i need to put anything on new spk plg wires? or just slap them on

    dumb question. i know you have to put some anitsize on the threads of the plugs when changing but when just changing wires do i have to use anything just to swap out wires.

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    Quote Originally Posted by greatwhiteZ28 View Post
    dumb question. i know you have to put some anitsize on the threads of the plugs when changing but when just changing wires do i have to use anything just to swap out wires.
    dont think so

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    You dont "have" to you can use some of that dielectric grease on it if you want or you know you will be pulling them back off in the future.

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    soo i just dabb the ends of the sprk plgs with that or the srpk plg boot?

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    Just a dab in the boot.

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    Last time i put some of MSD's silicone in both ends of the wires...it's supposed to conduct better and everything slips in place easier.

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    cool thansk, really any dielectric grease will wortk right or is there a certain kind prefered

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    Any kind of dielectric will do.....most AP stores have "Boot Grease" at the counter in little foil packs

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