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How do you prevent spark plugs from blowing out?

(2000 Ford Excursion)
in Mancelona, MI on January 30, 2011
I am considering buying a 2000 excursion. I've heard horror stories about the spark plugs blowing out of the 5.4 v-8.I'm a mechanic what can I do to prevent this from happening?
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on January 30, 2011
Bascially, all you can do is ensure that the spark plugs are torqued correctly in the cylinder head. (7-14 lb/ft)
on January 31, 2011
Thank you for the info.
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