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    Well my 3.2 is now 3 1/2 years old done 26k and it's telling me I need it's 4th service!! Vx tell me it will have new plugs put in and as I've seen on previous threads it seems a bit of a job to do so I thought I'd put the best plugs in I can. Can anyone tell me what to use, where's the best place to get them and how long will they last please?

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    They recon IRIDIUM are the best for the 3.2 and they make the car go a lot faster and perform better. Mark GSI 3.2 fitted some to BIG PHILS 3.2 gsi, No doubt Mark will be along soon to give his opion and perhaps tell us the best place to buy them from.

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    Agreed with ed ,had GSI and these made a difference

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    Go for NGK .... never any prob with em.

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    Thanks Ed....

    Big Phil got his iriduims from 'courtneays' at the billing show last year.. i seem to remember they set him back about a tenner each..

    fitting is a bit involved, but not impossible, and he loves them....

    according to Phil , they really notice over his old plugs above 4500rpm..

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    Right I am just about to order some NGK IRIDIUM 1X for £38.40 for the set. Does this sound ok? And the final daft question for last of all- does the 3.2 have HT leads and do these need upgrading?? Sorry not too technically minded!!!


    Look at www.carsparkplugs.com if it seems a good price and you want some.

    Thanks everyone

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    nope, the 3.2 uses direct coil packs.. so no leads of any kind..

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    Thanks Mark. Will order the plugs now!

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