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2001 Ford Excursion Question: My spark plug will not catch in my truck it keeps on kicking it out

 

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shelia4, Temple Hills, MD, September 24, 2013, 21:40
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I can't get it to hold the spark plug in

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13388 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper September 25, 2013, 06:05
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    very common on these motor the threads are stripped in head. these heads only have about 4 threads in cyl head. we install a new thread insert to correct issue.DO NOT TRY THIS YOURSELF. I f you mess up it could cost u up to 2000.00 for repair. seek prof diag and work

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    shelia4, September 25, 2013, 11:21
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    Thank you so much

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    mrfordman September 25, 2013, 09:52
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    agree with gregs auto. need to get it to a shop to be repaired. threads are stripped.

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