Ignition wires can rest on exhaust manifolds and melt/become damaged on Ford Explorer

Problem Description and Possible Solution

5.0L V8
Ignition wires
can rest on the exhaust manifolds if they are not properly secured. The hot manifolds will melt the insulation on the wires, damaging the wires and causing misfires.

Problem Data
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1 model year affected: 1996
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