spark plugs - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E46, E90)
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

3-Series (E46, E90) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1999 to Current. Models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318Ci, BMW 320i, BMW 323i, BMW 325i, BMW 330i, BMW 328 Ci, BMW 328i, BMW 325i/xi, BMW 330Ci, BMW 320d, BMW 330d, BMW 335d.

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-06-2005, 05:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Car:
Posts: 19
Photos:
davis_fan is on a distinguished road
spark plugs

I was told that i needed to change my spark plugs because the cylinders were said to be malfunctioning or something, so i was just wondering if i change the spark plugs, would i need to change the wires also?

Also if i need to change my wires, would a new set of wires come with connectors like regular cars?
davis_fan is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 12-06-2005, 07:08 PM   #2 (permalink)
Keep it Copacetic
 
///M Power's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: St. Louis, MO ||| Los Angeles, CA
Car: 1995 BMW M3
Posts: 9,481
Photos:
///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to ///M Power
You dont need to change the ignition wires.
__________________

1995 BMW M3 Turbo - Dakar/Black
///M Power is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2005, 08:55 AM   #3 (permalink)
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Car:
Posts: 236
Photos:
Hootie is on a distinguished road
If you have an e46 model 3-series, you don't have "wires" in the old sense. You have coils, which connect to the spark plugs via an insulated boot. I don't wanna know the hassle of having to replace the wires that send the voltage through the coils.
Hootie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2005, 02:07 PM   #4 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Car:
Posts: 11
Photos:
UnknownSuperhero is on a distinguished road
AKA coil on plug.
UnknownSuperhero is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2005, 09:31 PM   #5 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Car:
Posts: 19
Photos:
davis_fan is on a distinguished road
size for the socket

oh i also needed to know the size for the socket for the plugs on a 2000 323i?
davis_fan is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E46, E90)


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
choice in spark plugs for 95 740i e38 kc740i 1,6,7,8 - Series and Mini Cooper 2 11-13-2005 10:12 AM
spark plugs...? viali8 3-Series (E21, E30) 2 10-17-2005 03:02 PM
Torque For 540 Spark Plugs? Eric S. 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) 9 11-09-2004 06:46 PM
BMW spark plugs Autotechnica 3-Series (E36) 36 08-18-2004 07:22 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:12 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.