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Old 09-19-2003, 03:15 AM   #11
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Originally posted by SLeepr
From Saturn FSM Book Engine Mechanical, page 22:

If you would open your owner manual to the page about spark plugs, you'll find

"Do not remove the plugs when the engine is hot. Tighten the plus to a torque of 20 ft lb with the engine cold. Damage to teh spark plus thread can result if they are not properly replaced and torqued."

At least that's what my 93 owner manual says.

I know you said "warm" but how "warm" is hot?

The idea of risking to damaging my plugs holes....

EEEWWWWWW, I don't want to even think about it. I'll just need to know the COLD compression, thank you.
85 GLH 367whp.
00 Insight 72mpg

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