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this sounds as if you need to just tune it up
new plugs and plug boots
these boots can go bad and jump a spark the head where the plug gos
How hard is it to change plug boots?
there is n gd way to test these
the boots are the rubbers that go over the plugs from the coils
remove the coils and instal the new boots
Okay I can do that, I think. :/
replace the plugs while you have the coils off also
How long will this take?
give me just a moment
i may have the proceedure i can send yu
you model has wires
replace the wires
1. Disconnect ignition wires from spark plugs at boot. Do not pull on the wire. 2. Remove spark plugs with 16 mm (0.63 in) spark plug wrench. 3. Check type and gap of new spark plug.
Spark Plug Type Use standard type spark plug for normal condition. The hot type spark plug is suitable when fouling may occur with the standard type spark plug such as : - frequent engine starts - low ambient temperatures The cold type spark plug is suitable when spark knock may occur with the standard type spark plug such as : - extended highway driving - frequent high engine revolution
- Do not use a wire brush for cleaning. - If plug tip is covered with carbon, spark plug cleaner may be used. Cleaner air pressure : Less than 588 kPa (6 kg/sq .cm, 85 psi) Cleaning time : Less than 20 seconds
- Checking and adjusting plug gap is not required between change intervals. Spark Plug (Single Platinum-Tipped Type) Gap (Nominal): 1.0 mm (0.039 in) Spark Plug (Double Platinum Tipped Type) Gap (Nominal): 1.1 mm (0.043 in)
When installing spark plugs to No.2 and 4 cylinders, securely fit each ignition wire mounting hole onto the ignition wire fixing pin. Spark Plug Torque: 20 - 29 Nm (2.0 - 3.0 kg.m, 14 - 22 ft.lb)
this will take about an hour+
Alright, sounds complicated, but I'll do my best! Thank you.
you are very welcome