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1999 Honda Civic CX 3dr HB Manual

1999 Honda Civic
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Front Wheel Drive, 3 Door HB, Sub-Compact
32 mpg city / 37 mpg hwy
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December 16, 2012, 2:34 pm

GF H
 

Question: When to change spark plugs

When should I change the plugs on 2000 Honda Civic. I have standard plugs in it now. 1.5yr installed
Should I install long life plugs?


December 21, 2012, 10:49 am

Elizabeth K
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Stock plugs are usually good for 25-30k. But the type of plug that was last installed will determine how long til your next replacement. It is a very good idea to stick with whatever the stock plugs are (that is what the engineers that built the engine designed for it). Usually pricier plugs are a marketing gimmick, and cheaper plugs can cause problems. Your parts store will be able to tell you what the 'stock' plugs are supposed to be for your engine.


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