How to Check Spark Plug Wires?

Answer It is very important to make spark plug wires part of your car inspection and maintenance schedule. The insulation and conductor inside the wires wear down due to high engine temperatures and const... Read More »

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How to Check Continuity in Spark Plug Wires?

If your vehicle's engine feels sluggish, is hard to start or frequently stalls, you may have bad spark plug wires. The only way to be sure is to check the continuity of the wires. Removing the wire... Read More »

How to Check a Car's Spark Plug Wires?

Part of car overhaul and car maintenance is checking your car's spark plug wires. These cables connect the spark plug to the distributor. You must check them every year and replace or clean them as... 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 »

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 »