Date: Sun, 15 Aug 2004 18:18:45 -0400 From: "Fred W." <Fred.Willsnospampam myrealbox.com> Subject: Re: Wrong Spark plugs?
"Paul Halliday" <pjghnospamyonder.co.uk> wrote in message news:BD443839.10EC3%pjghnospamyonder.co.uk... > NGKs ... And the right NGKs are the *only* way to go. I'll bow out to the > more eloquent explanations from the others here who actually know *why* ... > You're right though - non-NGKs in a C900 are pants! And that's a fact! > > I run the cooler T16 type plugs in my T8 (BCP7EV) and she just loves 'em. > She's slightly uprated though 8) At over 4 quid each, they're expensive, but > last for 25-30K miles! I gather they're now called BCP7EVx or something ... > It's been a while since I had to buy plugs :) While cars with DI are *very* picky about the plugs due to their being used to sense combustion by the ECU, the more standard coil and dizzy engines from says of yore are not so sensitive... -Fred W