Do Spark Plug Wires Make a Difference?

Answer The condition of your plug wires can make a definite difference in how your vehicle runs. Worn or damaged spark plug wires can cause engine sputter or misfiring. A bad plug wire can prevent the eng... Read More »

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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 »

What Is the Order to Plug the Spark Plug Wires Into a Distributor Cap on a 1994 Dodge RAM Van?

The 1994 Dodge RAM 1500 van came equipped with a 3.9-liter V-6, or a 5.2-liter V-8 engine. The distributor sends spark to the spark plugs in a specific firing order via the spark plug wires. The sp... Read More »

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 »

About Spark Plug Wires?

Spark plug wires are used to transfer electricity from the coil to the distributor and from the distributor to the spark plugs. This electricity creates a spark at the plug, which is used to detona... Read More »