Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 15 of 15 Posts. Not that expensive or difficult to replace them. Commercial and Industrial. Once a Month. Victory Red, 5Spd, 2LT Sports Package, Pioneer 7Spkr System. I have a 2012, which originally came with copper plugs and a 32,000 mile interval for changes. The Honda Maintenance Minder gives pretty reasonable oil change intervals. Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 16 of 16 Posts. How to check or change the engine spark plugs in a 5th generation 2013-2015 Altima with the QR25DE 2.5L I4 motor. In this video I show how to change the spark plugs and coils on a 3rd generation Honda Fit (2015-2020). IMPORTANT: If you change the spark plug type, make sure to change the spark as recommended by the manufacturer of the spark plugs.For example: If you installed copper spark plugs that have a 40k interval but the original BMW spark plugs are platinum with a 100k mile interval, you should change your spark plugs at 40k mile mark and not after 100k miles. Spark plugs are vital parts of your car. Spark plug wear. The car runs perfect and I still get the same mileage out of it as when I bought it almost new. Every BMW owner, at some point, will ask the question: How often should I change the spark plugs on my BMW? As of 03/2012 the change interval can be increased from 24,000 km (at every 2nd oil service) to 48,000 km (at every 4th oil service). Clean air filter, etc. Mine usually end up being ~10,000 km with a 50/50 mix of city and highway. Driving on LPG or CNG will reduce the lifetime of a spark plug by 25-30%. The actual belt renewal interval is therefore very much up to the individual owner, but bear in mind that severe engine damage will result if the belt breaks. Spark plug change interval. Informational I would like to know what is a reasonable maintenance interval to change the spark plugs on a 2016 Hyundai Elantra MD with a 1.6L engine, Since the dealer says 40k km on what i am assuming are normal copper core plugs. However, this depends on the engine. One thing to consider is that even if plugs look OK, the internal resistor part can be worn out. The ground electrodes were getting worn. My 2006 RAV4 scheduled maintenance guide says they should be changed out at 120,000 miles. The cool thing is that you don't have to replace your spark plugs very often (like for example: every time you change the oil). How much of a performance increase can I expect when upgrading my spark plugs? Labor charges depend on the engine design. My 570 just recently turned 1,000 miles on the odo and I'm doing some PM work on it. R: Replace L: Lubricate C: Clean T: Tighten D: Drain Remarks: In the countries below, inspect the spark plugs at every 10,000 km (6,250 miles) or 1 year before replacing them at the said interval. Our service team is asked a lot of questions about routine maintenance. The spark plugs are a big key component to a proper running engine, I replace them in the Miata every 3 oil changes or 12 thousand miles but they are copper and a buck a plug. C ... Tacoma and at around every 60,000 miles, it would start to run a little rough so I would know that it was time to change the plugs. … FCA changed the recommendation to iridium, but I don't know when. How Long Will My Iridium Spark Plugs Last? When do the spark plugs need to change? 60,000 km). The Corolla has iridium spark plugs also. Check the fluid levels of the coolant reservoir, brake master cylinder, and power steering, as needed. Note: Prior to the interval increase at least one spark plug must be conducted after 03/2012 (fitting of enhanced spark plugs). Not all BMWs have the same spark plug change interval. This guide goes through the steps we used to replace all six spark plugs on a Porsche 911 (991.1). All I've done to that engine is change oil and filter every 10,000 km and timing belt every 100,000 km. How to check or change the engine spark plugs in a fifth generation 2010 to 2016 Toyota 4Runner SUV with the 1GR-FE 4.0 liter V6 motor including photo illustrated steps and the replacement part numbers. The iridium will set you back 60-80 dollars for the set, and will last a lot longer but they will degrade over time and I just think it is better to replace mine at that interval. Joined Dec 31, 2006 Messages 10,272. Select a product . My NGK6510's only lasted 12000 miles, at that point the car would fall on its face over 5000rpm because of spark blowout, re gapping the plugs did not correct the problem be cause the electrode was too badly worn. Traditional Single Iridium Plugs Denso's Iridium Power and NGK's Iridium IX series have iridium fine-wire center electrodes with tranditional nickel ground electrodes.The ground electrode will wear out first. Like most other components of your engine, spark plugs wear down over time. Main Menu Home Digital Cameras. Chevy pickup and SUVs covered by this article use platinum spark plugs and these bad boys don't have to be replaced very often. ATV and Quad . I found they'd go 45K with not a hint of and issue. Change the spark plugs on Porsche's flat six engine is not any different than any other engine. PhireSide Honorary Master . Vehicle Interval Service Schedule by Mileage. BMW's change spark plug change interval varies between 35,000 and 100,000 miles. note: under no circumstances should oil change intervals exceed 16,000 kilometres or twelve months, whichever comes first. Motorcycles and Scooters. The difficulty is gaining access to all of the spark plugs. select a service: Discussion Starter • #1 • Mar 13, 2018. 2006 Chevy Cobalt. I haven't even taken the plugs out to adjust the gap in all that time. My 2010 came with Champion copper plugs and the change interval was 37,000 miles. 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