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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-21-2004, 03:55 PM Thread Starter
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Ok I have the Nitrous in and my when I hit the juice it is blowing out my plugs. Does anyone know the correct gapping for my plugs? I am at .035 now and it is working but Can I open it up any more?
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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-21-2004, 07:07 PM
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It's not blowing out the spark at .035 is it? Cuz it shouldn't.

May wanna try .039 or so.....

what type and heat range of plugs are you using?

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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-22-2004, 06:37 AM
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I'm still gapped at 55, I should probably change that before I keep sprayin huh?

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post #4 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-22-2004, 06:46 AM
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You may have other problems, you shouldn't be blowing out your plugs at that gap.
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post #5 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-22-2004, 10:36 AM
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I've been running mine gapped at .54 and haven't had any issues with the spark being blown out.
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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-23-2004, 08:05 AM Thread Starter
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Ok, I have it figure out, the most I can gap is .038 with out blowing out ther spark. I had started at a stock gap of .055 -didnt work, and then went to .035 but I wanted to get the gargest gap possible. I am running a 100 shot now and wow can you feel it. Complete grateness!!!
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post #7 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-23-2004, 12:24 PM
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If you are blowing out the spark, then you may want to find a way of getting better spark....

Coil packs, wires, and new plugs will allow you to gap the plugs a big wider.

that thing has to have lost a little when you aren't spraying from running a gap that big.
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How do you blow out something that should help the ignite the mixture in the cylinder. It should take a bit less spark to ignite the air/fuel/nitrous mixture in the cylinder due to the larger amount of oxygen and the present amount of fuel. Are YOU SURE, you are gettin enough fuel to the cylinder.

I know you aint blowin out no damn spark with nitrous unless you got the bottle turned upside down at 1500 psi in one cylinder.

Better check your ignition system!!!!!

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