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2000 Chevrolet Tracker Question: How do i fix a broken spark plug?

 

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dianna617, Richmond, CA, October 09, 2012, 14:30
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When removing changing the spark plugs one was broken. How bad is this? expensive to fix? car has about 140,000 miles.

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    goodguy October 10, 2012, 05:44
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    you can try and heat it up slowly but you have to be careful becaus its an aluminum head Iwould recommend you take it to you local repair shop if they cant get it out you will have to pull the head off

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13616 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper October 10, 2012, 06:48
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    can you still get a socket on it? if so spray carb cleaner at base of plug and let soak. hope this helps othrwise you might need help from a mech

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