2005 Pontiac Grand Am spark plugs/where are they

Tiny
ROIXEJO78
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  • 2005 PONTIAC GRAND AM
  • 4 CYL
  • FWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 70,815 MILES
Where exactly on my car would they be & how do I change them"? Plz help!
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Sunday, January 17th, 2010 AT 4:03 PM

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Tiny
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SPARK PLUG REPLACEMENT

REMOVAL PROCEDURE
*NOTE: This engine has aluminum cylinder heads. Do not remove the spark plugs from a hot engine, allow it to cool first. Removing the spark plugs from a hot engine may cause spark plug thread damage or cylinder head damage.


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1.Remove the ignition coil housing.
2.Remove the spark plugs with a spark plug socket. IMPORTANT: Remove any water and debris from the spark plug holes before spark plug removal with compressed air.
3.Inspect the spark plugs.

INSTALLATION PROCEDURE


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1.Gap the spark plug, using round wire type spark plug gap gage. Adjust the spark plug gap to 1.14 mm (0.045 in) .
2.Install the spark plugs with a spark plug socket. IMPORTANT: DO NOT coat the spark plugs with anti seize compound. Over torquing could occur and damage to the cylinder head threads may result. NOTE: Refer to Fastener Notice in Service Precautions. Tighten the spark plugs to 20 N.m (15 lb ft) .
3.Install the ignition coil housing.
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Sunday, January 17th, 2010 AT 4:54 PM

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