Resistor Vs. Non-Resistor Spark Plugs for an ATV?

Answer Resistor-type spark plugs perform a crucial function on ATVs. These spark plugs contain a 5-kilowatt ohm ceramic resistor core inside the spark plug shell. The resistor functions as a suppressor ag... Read More »

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How to Convert a 1966 Chevy Nova to Resistor Spark Plugs?

The 1966 Chevrolet Nova originally used non-resistor spark plugs but parts stores now list resistor spark plugs as the original equipment replacement. The downside to using non-resistor spark plugs... Read More »

Why Put a Resistor in a Spark Plug Wire?

A spark plug refers to a device designed to ignite the fuel-air mixture used by a vehicle's internal combustion engine. Resistors are placed in spark plug wires to control electronic interference.

DIY Resistor?

Resistors are electronic components used to reduce the flow of electricity. In some circuits, if the flow of electricity were to go unrestricted, the excess current could damage a sensitive compone... Read More »

What is a resistor?

Resistors are an essential part of most electrical circuits. They are the little rods with colored bands that you can see on many circuit boards.CurrentCurrent is the flow of electrons. The electro... Read More »