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Too much compession throwing spark plug out like a

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Too much compession throwing spark plug out like a projectile
JA: What is the model/year of your Chevy?
Customer: 2001 4cylinder
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Factory spark pluga so tried new ones still throwing out on the one cylinder
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Didn't overheat no warning lights just a pop a puff of smoke and then running on three cylinders
JA: Where exactly do you think the noise is coming from? And how long has this been going on?
Customer: No noise at all just a slight miss hppened when starting from a redlight
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Roy replied 3 months ago.

good evening my name is ***** ***** I will assist

most likely the threads have failed in the head for holding the spark plug secure.

you will need to heli coil the cylinder threads you can get a heli coil kit at a parts store.

can you perform this repair??

Roy

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Just rethread? Not too much compression on the one cylinder?
Expert:  Roy replied 3 months ago.

you will need to drill and tap the new hole and then insert the thread insert

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