Those ones you need to use a short socket and a wrench. Tighten the box down with the two 10mm bolts and slide the air intake pipe back onto the box. Hi, I'm Mike from 1A Auto. Thread it by hand first to make sure it gets started, and torque these to 13 foot-pounds. Why should you run a cold plug on supercharged and N. We do show you on one cylinder, but the procedure is the same for all the plugs.
Slide the red tab on the connector to the unlock position and squeeze down on the locking tab while pulling the plug away from the coil pack. One of the easier maintenance jobs is changing the spark plugs. Remove the spark plug wire boots by twisting them slightly, then pull them upwards. We hope this video helped you out. It's actually not a bad idea to pull them and re-torque them anyways, just to make sure they haven't worked loose. Again, push the connector towards the coil some, and press the tab and release.
You can see the front one here, and then they go back. You want to use some dielectric or silicone-based grease and put a little bit right inside the tube that fits over the spark plug. I'm just going to keep good records and reciepts for oil, filters etc. The red circle indicates one of the eight coil packs on the 4. To remove the resonator box on the 3.
The Dodge Ram is tough, but it's not rough. Push the tab and disconnect. In this video, we're going to show you a spark plug replacement. Squeeze the tab on the connector plug while pulling the plug away from the resonator box. This article applies to the Dodge Ram 1500 2009-present. Choosing the wrong type of spark plugs leads to misfire and damage, so it's important to be specific to ensure that your plugs maintain the right amount of contact with your cylinders.
The fourth generation Dodge Ram has received rave reviews, and not. Once they are loose enough, use your hand to twist them out with the extension to reduce the chance of thread damage. Items listed with service intervals in your. It's just the right size to reduce the voltage required for spark and to maximize the overall longer life qualities of iridium. All 16 spark plugs removed from the 5.
The Hemi incorporates this design for better combustion efficiency and lower emissions. With your combustion problems solved, your Ram is good to go. This article applies to the 4th generation Dodge Ram 1500 2009-2015. The fine electrode tip is engineered for greater ignition. Lift it in and out. This article applies to the 4th Generation Dodge Ram 1500 2009-Present.
With our coil out, you can see the plugs are right down inside. It is held onto the resonator box with a hose clamp. This sensor is located on the backside of the resonator box near where the intake pipe mounts. Avoid a potential engine no-start by performing the cleaning procedure. It may be time to invest in precious metal futures. Re-connect the electrical connector plugs to the coil packs.
You need to use different tools due to different things impeding the workspace. To remove the coil packs, first disconnect the electrical connector plug. The only thing holding the coil packs in place now are the two 10mm bolts. Step 2 — Remove the coil packs The 5. Put the coil down in, you want to push down firmly and start the bolts probably with your hand. Many different types of spark plugs are available for these engines.
We'll take the gap tool carefully bend it down just a hair. Our spark plugs for Dodge Ram are specifically designed for your high-performance engine. Copper electrode plugs are used from the factory on these engines with a maintenance interval of 30,000 miles. Now secure the pipe to the box with the clamp and you are finished with the install! You can now fully remove the resonator box from the engine. By - July 14, 2015 This article applies to the Dodge Ram 3rd Generation 2002-2008. Meaning one coil mounts directly over one of the dual spark plugs for 1 high-voltage output.
It has the Hemi 5. Actually, it's a little bit big. The circles represent the hose clamp and 10mm bolt locations for the 5. Another view of the coil packs positioning on the 4. Two bolts will need to be removed on the left and right side from the 4. This is the reason you want the spark plug socket so that the plug will come up and out with it.