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Old 12-03-2016, 07:54 PM   #1
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Spark Plug Tube Removal Tool

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Old 12-04-2016, 02:38 AM   #2
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Has been discussed/debated at length.
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Old 12-04-2016, 05:15 AM   #3
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Good to know
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Old 12-04-2016, 08:22 AM   #4
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Yes. That tool works very well. Clean the tube thoughly then wrap the plug with sandpaper. The secret is not to tighten the plug too much. Tighten it a bit and pull on it. The plug should pull out. Repeat and eventually the tube will pop out.
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Old 12-04-2016, 03:50 PM   #5
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~4.5" bolt, 2 nuts, 2 washers, and optional scrap of rubber tubing.

I built one after seeing this thread: Spark plug tubes

healthservices even made an animation of it in use. For me it has worked flawlessly.
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Old 12-09-2016, 12:42 PM   #6
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78F350 has the best practical suggestion- again !
#5 is way better than the bung in my experience.
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Old 12-19-2016, 08:19 AM   #7
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Yet another DIY Spark Tube tool.

This worked for me, just a short threaded 3/4"x 2" PVC nipple with an end cap.

I threaded it slightly into the spark tube and with a bit of wiggling out they came without removing the spark plugs first.

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