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Old 10-06-2009, 10:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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New Ignition Wire Set on 1996 BMW 318ti

I thought it would be easy to install, but realized that wires have to go underneith block, up and around to ignition coil. (1) Is this purchase and process over-rated? (2) Are their any recommendations with regards to this novice plugging in these spark-plug wires himself? (3) Is it inevitable that I use a jack (with posts) to install this product? Yeah; I'm one of those but am determined to learn. Thanks for your help.
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I thought it would be easy to install, but realized that wires have to go underneith block, up and around to ignition coil. (1) Is this purchase and process over-rated? (2) Are their any recommendations with regards to this novice plugging in these spark-plug wires himself? (3) Is it inevitable that I use a jack (with posts) to install this product? Yeah; I'm one of those but am determined to learn. Thanks for your help.
Yes......make sure you properly support your 3 series with jack stands......

& give a go........just follow the routing of the old wires......

these links should help:

Pelican Technical Article: Jacking Up your 3-Series E36 BMW


http://www.bimmerwerkz.com/forum/faq...8is-57930.html

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Thanks Johnny - appreciate it. This has helped. Talk to you soon
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