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    I went to halfords to get Oil / Plugs for the car, i asked for some decent plugs for the car and " she " pointed me to champion...... gut feeling told me to leave them, so i need new plugs, i see some folk have iridium..... what are they and show me a link please ,

    Or point me to some decent ones

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    IMO the only thing irridum plugs do is lighten your wallet! I would just stick with a 'standard' plug from a well know mfr

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    Quote Originally Posted by snapsnap View Post
    IMO the only thing irridum plugs do is lighten your wallet! I would just stick with a 'standard' plug from a well know mfr

    Dont they make any difference ?

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    If it were me, I'd just get the plugs from a Vaux dealer. Cheap as chips and they should give you the correct ones for your engine. Same goes for the oil as well.

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    The iridium ones are ment to last longer but there like 10 or 20 a pop and thats for 1

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    Quote Originally Posted by spennny View Post
    Dont they make any difference ?
    Possibly - but IMO A) whether you can ‘feel’ an improvement and B) whether they are worth the money is another thing

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    Quote Originally Posted by snapsnap View Post
    Possibly - but IMO A) whether you can ‘feel’ an improvement and B) whether they are worth the money is another thing
    I have had them before and no you cant really notice anything they just last longer

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    Plugs are every 40k so I would just stick Vx ones in.

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