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Help and Advice Plug leads.
« on: 14 April 2018, 10:37:12 »

Hi all,hope your all well.A couple of questions i would like to ask,first can anyone tell me the make or part number.I need for the plug leads on my 1995 3.0l omega,the reason for this is that when i recently visited Serek.I gave him a long list of jobs i wanted doing,he did them all bar the plug leads.As i was only with him for a set time he did not get round to them,because i needed the car to get back to Hartlepool.My second question is there any members within say 50 to 70 miles,of Hartlepool that could fit them for me.Serek said they need doing as the oil in the plug wells has fried them,i am willing to pay/help.If not its a trip back to Sereks place.Thanks Dean :y
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #1 on: 14 April 2018, 10:59:34 »

Go to your local motor factor, and order a set, about 30.
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #2 on: 14 April 2018, 12:04:46 »

Are there any reliable indy garages in your area that will fit them for you?
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #3 on: 14 April 2018, 12:17:05 »

Go to your local motor factor, and order a set, about 30.
Thanks mate,will do Dean :y
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #4 on: 14 April 2018, 12:18:26 »

Are there any reliable indy garages in your area that will fit them for you?
Hi mate,i don't know what an indy garage is.Dean :y
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #5 on: 14 April 2018, 12:36:28 »

Independent, as in not a dealership. Backstreet or something like that. HTH :y
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #6 on: 14 April 2018, 12:41:44 »

Independent, as in not a dealership. Backstreet or something like that. HTH :y
Ho right i see,well i tried 3 independent places up here over the last 5 years all crap.That's why i want someone who knows what they are doing.Dean.
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #7 on: 14 April 2018, 14:17:46 »

Do it yourself,. Remove 1 and replace 1, then no chances of mucking up, would think there's even a guide.
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #8 on: 14 April 2018, 16:28:01 »

Do it yourself,. Remove 1 and replace 1, then no chances of mucking up, would think there's even a guide.
I would not even know where to start :-[,have looked but cant find a guide.Dean.
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #9 on: 14 April 2018, 16:38:20 »

Go on maintenance guide, type "plugs change" in search box at top on right, scroll down till you find what you want. :y
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #10 on: 14 April 2018, 16:56:13 »

Can not find anything on plug leads change mate.Dean.
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #11 on: 14 April 2018, 20:04:01 »

Can not find anything on plug leads change mate.Dean.

http://www.omegaowners.com/forum/index.php?topic=109316.0

This is more or less what you need, just change one at a time you'll be fine  ...... it's just a bit of a reach to the back of the engine.
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #12 on: 14 April 2018, 21:14:33 »

Can not find anything on plug leads change mate.Dean.
Go to maintenance index. scroll down to reply 3, (engine: petrol), scroll down to no.12. It,s there, with pics.  :y
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #13 on: 14 April 2018, 21:26:27 »

Can not find anything on plug leads change mate.Dean.
Go to maintenance index. scroll down to reply 3, (engine: petrol), scroll down to no.12. It,s there, with pics.  :y
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Or click my link   ::) ::)
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #14 on: 15 April 2018, 09:15:28 »

Can not find anything on plug leads change mate.Dean.
Go to maintenance index. scroll down to reply 3, (engine: petrol), scroll down to no.12. It,s there, with pics.  :y
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Or click my link   ::) ::)
No! 12. Between cam belt change and DIS pack replacement. Titled V6 spark plugs change 2.6/3.2 (2.5/3.0 similar) HTH.
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #15 on: 15 April 2018, 10:38:12 »

Can not find anything on plug leads change mate.Dean.
Go to maintenance index. scroll down to reply 3, (engine: petrol), scroll down to no.12. It,s there, with pics.  :y
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Or click my link   ::) ::)
No! 12. Between cam belt change and DIS pack replacement. Titled V6 spark plugs change 2.6/3.2 (2.5/3.0 similar) HTH.
But he doesn't want to replace plugs  ::) and a 2.6 or 3.2 doesnt have any HT leads to replace  :P
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #16 on: 15 April 2018, 10:53:09 »

Yes definately do them youself to be sure that they are done right.unless you know of a garage that you can trust which sounds like you dont or see if any local members offer to help you if needed.
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #17 on: 15 April 2018, 14:48:33 »

Can not find anything on plug leads change mate.Dean.

http://www.omegaowners.com/forum/index.php?topic=109316.0

This is more or less what you need, just change one at a time you'll be fine  ...... it's just a bit of a reach to the back of the engine.
Thanks Andy,i think if i tried this there would be a asda bag full of leftover bits ;D.As i say i would not know where to start,and i have no confidence in the mechanics up here  :-\
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #18 on: 15 April 2018, 16:01:05 »

Can not find anything on plug leads change mate.Dean.
Go to maintenance index. scroll down to reply 3, (engine: petrol), scroll down to no.12. It,s there, with pics.  :y
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Or click my link   ::) ::)
No! 12. Between cam belt change and DIS pack replacement. Titled V6 spark plugs change 2.6/3.2 (2.5/3.0 similar) HTH.
But he doesn't want to replace plugs  ::) and a 2.6 or 3.2 doesnt have any HT leads to replace  :P
I wondered why moggy wanted info on plug leads when his car hasn,t got any. ???  Just pointed him in that direction really.  ;)
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #19 on: 15 April 2018, 17:40:55 »

Can not find anything on plug leads change mate.Dean.

http://www.omegaowners.com/forum/index.php?topic=109316.0

This is more or less what you need, just change one at a time you'll be fine  ...... it's just a bit of a reach to the back of the engine.
Thanks Andy,i think if i tried this there would be a asda bag full of leftover bits ;D.As i say i would not know where to start,and i have no confidence in the mechanics up here  :-\
Changing HT leads is a straight forward job, the hard bit is getting to the DIS pack at the back of the engine.
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #20 on: 16 April 2018, 19:50:29 »

Thanks for all the reply's,but it looks like a trip back to Serek. :y Dean.
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« Reply #21 on: 16 April 2018, 21:25:31 »

After all that. ;D ;D
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« Reply #22 on: 17 April 2018, 13:49:12 »

After all that. ;D ;D
To be fair ronnyd,i look at it like this.If you know fick all about brain surgery don't say you do and cut someones head open.I am not a mechanic, and this may be an easy job for someone with experience.But i don't have a clue where to start with this,i work in electronics so i am not thick.So i will leave it to someone who knows what they are doing,but if you feel the need to take the piss no problem.Dean.
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« Reply #23 on: 17 April 2018, 14:02:20 »

After all that. ;D ;D
To be fair ronnyd,i look at it like this.If you know fick all about brain surgery don't say you do and cut someones head open.I am not a mechanic, and this may be an easy job for someone with experience.But i don't have a clue where to start with this,i work in electronics so i am not thick.So i will leave it to someone who knows what they are doing,but if you feel the need to take the piss no problem.Dean.

You start at the DIS pack at back of the engine  ;)

Any garage would be able to swap them over for you  :y
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Re: Help and Advice Plug leads.
« Reply #24 on: 17 April 2018, 18:29:00 »

After all that. ;D ;D
To be fair ronnyd,i look at it like this.If you know fick all about brain surgery don't say you do and cut someones head open.I am not a mechanic, and this may be an easy job for someone with experience.But i don't have a clue where to start with this,i work in electronics so i am not thick.So i will leave it to someone who knows what they are doing,but if you feel the need to take the piss no problem.Dean.
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Just think off it as a big electronic circuit, No1 lead goes to No1 plug.  It's just the wires are a bit bigger, also invest in a Haynes manual, and think of it as your circuit diagram.
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« Reply #25 on: 17 April 2018, 18:34:53 »



Just think off it as a big electronic circuit, No1 lead goes to No1 plug.  It's just the wires are a bit bigger, also invest in a Haynes manual, and think of it as your circuit diagram.

I have one kicking about here somewhere and you are welcome to it Moggy.  PM your address and I'll send it.  :y
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« Reply #26 on: 17 April 2018, 18:53:28 »

After all that. ;D ;D
To be fair ronnyd,i look at it like this.If you know fick all about brain surgery don't say you do and cut someones head open.I am not a mechanic, and this may be an easy job for someone with experience.But i don't have a clue where to start with this,i work in electronics so i am not thick.So i will leave it to someone who knows what they are doing,but if you feel the need to take the piss no problem.Dean.
Sorry Dean, i was only yankin ya chain a bit. Never meant to cause offence. As you, i don,t do  much of my repairs and, yes, get someone who knows more about it to do it. Cheers, Ron. :y
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