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Old 11-25-2012, 12:38 PM   #1
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Cool Pulstar Pulse Spark Plugs

Hi everybody has any one ever used or heard of Pulstar Pulse Spark Plugs,I am new to the form and i just bought a 2004 Porsche Boxster with 46,425 miles,I will be picking her up Tuesday afternoon.

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Yeah, its a relatively new technology. I have no idea how it works, or how reliable they are.

The idea is they contain a capacitor they stores electrical charges and creates a faster spark. They claim ~2 nanoseconds.

The idea is it creates more effiecient combustion. Resulting in lower emissions, and higher fuel mileage and horsepower. However, I have no personal experience with them, nor know anyone that's risky enough to try them.
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Thanks to all,i will stick with OEM and keep checking on everyone's thought.
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Old 11-25-2012, 03:39 PM   #5
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Agree with plugs being Marketing BS. I feel the same way about the multi electrode units. If your car has a miss it's not going to be repaired by said plug, nor do I think anyone could tell the difference in actual performance.
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Old 11-25-2012, 09:01 PM   #6
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+1. All marketing BS. With the coil pack sitting right on top of the spark plug there is no significant delay or lack of voltage/amperage if you're using a standard brand name of spark plug and the coil pack is in good condition.
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Old 11-26-2012, 07:34 AM   #7
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Like others, can't believe these will make a difference.

At 6000 rpm each cylinder fires off once every hundredth of a second. The fact that this spark plug would fire off two billionths of second (or 0.0000005%) faster isn't likely to make a noticeable difference in performance or mileage.

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