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2005 Nissan Maxima: spark plugs..I need to remove the intake plenum

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I am trying to replace the spark plugs in my 2005 Nissan Maxima. Do I need to remove the intake plenum in order to complete this job?
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Yes, the intake plenum needs to be removed to access the back 3 plugs

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How would I go about doing that?

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Do you need directions?

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Yeah and when I take it off will I need to replace any rubber gaskets?

Jay :

HERE are the directions on how to remove the plenum. Thanks Jay!

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Sorry chat system crashed. It is not to bad to pull the plenum. I would say you could have everything done with in a hour or two. Give me a few to give you the plenum break down so you can remove it. You don't need to replace the rubber gasket either.

 

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