Can a regular spark plug wire be used on a coil?

Answer No. Older automotive ignitions systems have a coil mounted separately from the distributor. While the type and diameter of wire used for spark plugs and coils are the same, the plug wires have diff... Read More »

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The Order of Spark Plug Wires From the Ignition Coil to the Plug in a 1998 Hyundai Accent?

The 1998 front-wheel-drive Hyundai Accent was equipped with a transverse-mounted 1.5-liter inline four-cylinder engine. The Accent used a distributorless ignition system with a crankshaft position ... Read More »

How to Wire a DSM Coil-on-Plug?

A coil-on plug modification alters the ignition coil on the cylinders of your vehicle's engine. The purpose of a coil-on plug is to improve the ignition system's durability by reducing the number o... Read More »

How to Change a Spark Plug Coil in a Ford Expedition?

The Ford Expedition is a full-size SUV with room for five or more, depending on the configuration. A few different engine types are available, one with a distributor controlled ignition system with... Read More »

Resistors Used in Spark Plugs & Spark Plug Wires?

In early model vehicles before fuel injection and engine management computers, copper or stainless steel core spark plug wires were used. This type of wire was encased in rubber, and this type of c... Read More »