[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][dealer network][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura Set to Launch More Powerful, Technologically Advanced and Luxuriously Equipped 2016 Acura ILX
More.......................
All-new 2016 Honda HR-V Crossover Makes North American Debut at 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show
More.......................
Honda FCV Concept Makes World Debut in Japan
More.......................
SPIED ON THE STREET! 2016(?) Honda Civic
More.......................
2016 ILX front end refresh image leaked
More.......................
Honda's Roadgoing Moto GP Replica Bike Unveiled
More.......................
2015 Acura TLX Earns 2014 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+
More.......................
Honda and Acura release October sales results
More.......................
General Talk --> Re: Wrecked my (moms) TSX tonight...
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: F1 - McLaren-Honda Abu Dhabi test report
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Rumor!!! Ito out in March of next year
Join Discussion......
TLX --> Re: Consumer Reports full review
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: C&D first drive: Toyota Mirai (hydrogen FCEV)
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Honda's Future Sports Car Line-Up
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Honda Hits 300 Million...
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Rolled's dream car
Join Discussion......
Accord --> Re: Bad news for Honda!
Join Discussion......
Civic --> Re: 2016 Civic Rumors
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: Cadillac's boss is cocky but truthful.
Join Discussion......
ILX --> Re: ILX AWD coming sooner than you think...
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: What to do with your F50 Ferrari
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Toyota Employees Approaching Honda
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: What makes TOV the flame forum of the century
Join Discussion......
TOV First Drive: 2015 Acura TLX
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2015 Acura TLX 2.4 P-AWS
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2015 Acura TLX 3.5L SH-AWD
Read Article....................
TOV Photo Gallery: 2015 Honda Fit
Read Article....................
PR Photo Gallery: 2015 Honda Fit
Read Article....................
TOV Dyno Test: 2014 Accord Hybrid
Read Article....................

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
TOV Forums > Repair and Maintenance > > Re: Looking for the Best Spark Plugs and Wire Set for my 98 GSR

Go to:

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

Thread Page - [1]
Author
  Post New Thread
Arguille
Profile for Arguille
Looking for the Best Spark Plugs and Wire Set for my 98 GSR    (Score: 1, Normal) 11-06-2003 15:47
Reply to This Message Attach Quote to Reply
I need help in picking the best spark plugs and wire set for my 98 GSR. Please let me know the pros and cons of the combo. Should I stick with original parts or aftermarket? This would help me a lot in my weekend work on my car. My GSR has 60K miles on it.
CivicB18
Profile for CivicB18
Re: Looking for the Best Spark Plugs and Wire Set for my 98 GSR    (Score: 1, Normal) 11-06-2003 17:22
Reply to This Message Attach Quote to Reply
I have a 95 Civic Ex sedan with the GSR drivetrain in it. I have Magnecore wires and use Bosch platinum plugs. No complaints on either product.
hondaracer
Profile for hondaracer
Re: Looking for the Best Spark Plugs and Wire Set for my 98 GSR    (Score: 1, Normal) 11-06-2003 17:57
Reply to This Message Attach Quote to Reply
use the stock NGK platinums and stock wires. you have no reason to use anything else.
T-R
Profile for T-R
Re: Looking for the Best Spark Plugs and Wire Set for my 98 GSR    (Score: 1, Normal) 11-06-2003 18:03
Reply to This Message Attach Quote to Reply
Yes, use the stock ones. NGK is exelent.
RyanDL
Profile for RyanDL
Re: Looking for the Best Spark Plugs and Wire Set for my 98 GSR    (Score: 1, Normal) 11-08-2003 13:52
Reply to This Message Attach Quote to Reply
hondaracer wrote:
use the stock NGK platinums and stock wires. you have no reason to use anything else.

Stock parts certainly work fine, but there are better alternatives out there. =-)

Magnecor makes great wires. I used their KV-85 wires on my Integra for years with no problems. For spark plugs, the NGK copper plugs work well, but for the best performance use an iridium plug, like a Denso. Higher cost, but it pays for itself with slightly improved performance.

Ryan
Specboy-GSR
Profile for Specboy-GSR
Re: Looking for the Best Spark Plugs and Wire Set for my 98 GSR    (Score: 1, Normal) 11-14-2003 11:34
Reply to This Message Attach Quote to Reply
Not sure about plugs but I know that I read (I think on TOV) that the best Wires to use are the Stock Wires. There was a Comparison of Stock Vs NGK Blue and the Stock wires had the Smoother Power Curve and Best overall Performance. I've heard elsewhere that the Iridium plugs are Great.

~SB
 
Thread Page - [1]
Go to:
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2014 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy
mobile: 0