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Old 11-19-2006, 10:45 AM   #1
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what are the best plugs and wires for a 2000 SSEi with 120,000 miles on it and what is the gap size and all that crap? thanks
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delco wires, copper core plugs
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what size gap can u send me a link
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Use the Autolite® 605 spark plugs (one heat range colder than stock) if you have a 3800 Series II or III engine engine with up to 6 pounds of boost. At this level, we recommend reducing the spark plug gap to .055", or .035" with nitrous oxide.
Use Autolite® 104 spark plugs (two heat ranges colder than stock) if you have a 3800 Series II or III engine with 6 to 12 pounds of boost. At this level, we recommend reducing the spark plug gap to .050", or .035" with nitrous oxide.
Use Autolite® 103 spark plugs (three heat ranges colder than stock) if you have a 3800 Series II or III engine with 12 to 18 pounds of boost. At this level, we recommend reducing the spark plug gap to .045", or .035" with nitrous oxide.
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Wires, I would reccommend AC Delco OEM'* or Napa Beldens (Blue shiny ones).
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NGK TR55IX. DO NOT GAP. Check to see that they are at .060" and if they're not, take them back.
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I like using NGK Iriduim'* and Taylor 9mm wires. I use them in my drag truck as well. I find that they give a way better spark.
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Hope this isnt a stupid question, but what is wrong with using AC Delco OEM plugs and wires on these cars when it'* time to replace them, which I'm about to do????
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Nothing wrong with at all, except maybe cost. NGK makes the AC Delco plugs. OEM wires are typically more expensive than Belden'*. Belden'* have been proven time and time again on this Forum. Including in some of the more track-abused cars.

Use copper or Irridium plugs in a supercharged car, never platinums. Never bosch.
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Thanks for the input.......
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