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FAQs on Spark Plugs

FAQs on Spark Plugs

The creation of the spark plug dates back to the 1800s and has been credited to various inventors who wanted to improve the combustion engine. In basic terms, a spark plug is defined as a device for firing up the engine. Spark plugs come in three different types: copper, platinum, and iridium.   Frequently Asked Questions How Do They Work? When an ignition key inside a car is turned, the spark plug signals through the ignition coil. Spark plugs are named the way they are because it creates a "spark" that ignites the air-fuel mixture inside the engine. To kick start your motor, you need reliable spark plugs to do it. They may be tiny metallic pieces, but they are strong enough to get the pistons moving, burn fuel, and get your vehicle rolling on the road.  How Do Spark Plugs Go Bad? Like any other vehicle part that is continually used, a spark plug can wear down over time. The level of wear and tear depends on the plug's material, but it also depends on ext ... read more

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