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Old 12-02-2012, 05:01 PM   #8328
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Originally Posted by tblume View Post
I'm guessing those are long reach plugs? How long they been in that honda?!
Not sure T. Picked them up from Knecht's when we did the timing belt/water pump/idlers etc about 2 or 3 years ago (25k miles anyway).

Vacuumed out all 4 holes and tried a new set of plugs this afternoon. Sounds the same...kind of wants to start but feels like there's something wrong with the timing. Wondering if it swallowed a valve or something. I should pop the head to see what's under there.

Deciding on which way to go is worth maybe $1k running. Not sure it's worth throwing any $/time at a 23 year old car with 240k on it.

I did find a used, 150k mile engine on CL for $250 though
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