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Aug 28, 9:39am - #40236 
Denso iridium power plugs

My car was at almost 39k miles when I realized I'd forgotten about changing my spark plugs. It was idling bad & I had a CEL.
I replaced the stock plugs w/ IK16's for my gt, cleaned my Air Filter, & did a good clean on my MAF.
Running smooth as new. Acceleration is better, it feela little bit snappier than stock & doesn't seem to struggle near redline, & my fuel economy has really gone up. Not a super hp boost, but it's running very cleanly now.
$55 well spent.

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Aug 28, 9:44am - #40237 
sweet,where did you get the denso plugs? thumbsup

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Aug 28, 9:45am - #40238 
good work! grin thumbsup


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Aug 28, 9:51am - #40239 
yup love mine!...now i just have to clean my damn MAFS lol


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yoru such a clown, i wish you lived in nyc, i would love to just give you the beating that youve probably never gotten in your life.
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Aug 28, 9:55am - #40240 
Yep, Denso Iridium's are supposed to do everything except improve your sex life.

I have a set in the RSeX, not a bad little investment.

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Aug 28, 10:01am - #40241 
Originally Posted by Rice
Yep, Denso Iridium's are supposed to do everything except improve your sex life.


not unless you're into the kinky stuff lol!! rofl


Originally posted by SKOOF:
yoru such a clown, i wish you lived in nyc, i would love to just give you the beating that youve probably never gotten in your life.
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Aug 28, 10:04am - #40242 
Originally Posted by ct

Originally Posted by Rice

Yep, Denso Iridium's are supposed to do everything except improve your sex life.


not unless you're into the kinky stuff lol!! rofl

kiss ohboy ohboy laughsilly rofl
EDIT: by the way..what do you guys think about the Bosch ones?


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Aug 28, 10:06am - #40243 
cool...good job. I should change mine. thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup

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Aug 28, 10:23am - #40244 
i just went to their site.. which ones did you get...?

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Aug 28, 11:01am - #40245 
The proof that Denso Iridium Power will ad you hp. This dyno is a Mitsubishi Galant 2.5 V6. Compared to platina spark plugs. It clearly shows that the iridium plugs ads 5 hp.

Guess what Im getting next time my car is in for service thumbsup thumbsup

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Aug 28, 11:07am - #40246 
Originally Posted by Spread Eagle
The proof that Denso Iridium Power will ad you hp. This dyno is a Mitsubishi Galant 2.5 V6. Compared to platina spark plugs. It clearly shows that the iridium plugs ads 5 hp.

Guess what Im getting next time my car is in for service thumbsup thumbsup

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ACH!

Swedish! Kilowatts! Newton-Metres! I'm so confused, ahhhhh!!!

Are you guys sure your cars don't come stock with iridium plugs?

That's the current trend nowadays, and I just now found out that my stock ones were iridium. cry Dammit!

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Aug 28, 11:20am - #40247 
Getting the Denso on my 20K kilometer marking laughsilly laughsilly laughsilly laughsilly


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Aug 28, 12:31pm - #40248 
Celicas do come with Iridium's stock, thats not to say that aftermarket one don't work better.

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Aug 28, 12:36pm - #40249 
Are the Ik16's for the GT and the Ik20's for the GTS? What is the difference? Also looks like just about every Autozone sells them but does anyone have a link to a online dealer?

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Aug 28, 1:05pm - #40250 
WWW.DENSOIRIDIUM.COM OR 1888-96-DENSO

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Aug 28, 1:19pm - #40251 
Originally Posted by Justice
WWW.DENSOIRIDIUM.COM OR 1888-96-DENSO



What questions does this answer?!?!!!! Denso does not have details nor do they sell them on there site. If I wanted to call I would not have asked for an online dealer link. I don't want to be a dick but I don't understand why you posted that after my post.

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Aug 28, 1:24pm - #40252 
Originally Posted by Gen7fan
Originally Posted by Justice
WWW.DENSOIRIDIUM.COM OR 1888-96-DENSO



What questions does this answer?!?!!!! Denso does not have details nor do they sell them on there site. If I wanted to call I would not have asked for an online dealer link. I don't want to be a dick but I don't understand why you posted that after my post.


eek WHOA calm down, maybe he's just posting info...


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yoru such a clown, i wish you lived in nyc, i would love to just give you the beating that youve probably never gotten in your life.
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Aug 28, 2:06pm - #40253 
I'm not mad or fired up, I just don't understand that post spineyes confused idunno

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Aug 28, 2:08pm - #40254 

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Aug 28, 2:10pm - #40255 
Now thats a good post, see in one URL Rice said "hey jack ass autozone has a web site, buy them there!" Detailed, to the point, got the job done, well done Rice!!!! thumbsup

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Aug 28, 2:34pm - #40256 
sorry guy.. but when i went to the site.. it gave me a list of local dealers... since it's nice out i figured u'd want to get into ur car and drive there...or just sit in ur car and order them from the phone # ... wave

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Aug 28, 2:57pm - #40257 
Hi guys,

Just let you all know that I have TRD Japan Iridium Spark Plugs for sale. In stock and ready to ship (no need to wait for 4 to 8 weeks). Please email me directly if interested smile


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Aug 28, 3:43pm - #40258 
Power or long life?



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Aug 28, 3:50pm - #40259 
now i cant decided which to choose...TRD, Denso, or Bosch...arrrrg... spineyes


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Aug 28, 4:56pm - #40260 
eh, it's just spark plugs. Not like its an Intake or exhaust or a bodykit.

On that note, see if Nology sells their Silverstone spark plugs for your car. Apparently, silver is supposed to be a greater conductor than iridium and you'll get more horsepower.

But keep in mind...they're only spark plugs.




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Aug 28, 5:09pm - #40261 
i have Denso iridium plugs, it came with the car


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Aug 28, 5:11pm - #40262 
Originally Posted by Gen7fan
Now thats a good post, see in one URL Rice said "hey jack ass autozone has a web site, buy them there!" Detailed, to the point, got the job done, well done Rice!!!! thumbsup


"Hey jack ass.." Classic! rofl


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Aug 28, 8:17pm - #40263 
Originally Posted by EvanJ
Originally Posted by Gen7fan
Now thats a good post, see in one URL Rice said "hey jack ass autozone has a web site, buy them there!" Detailed, to the point, got the job done, well done Rice!!!! thumbsup


"Hey jack ass.." Classic! rofl


hehehe, yeah, Gen7fan is one kick-ass dude...just don't go making fun of his wife's Mustang though. Know your role!

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Aug 29, 9:30am - #40264 
I got mine from the zone. They were $53. Yes, our cars come with Denso iridium plugs, but not the Denso iridium power plugs. IK16 for gt owners & IK20 for gts owners. The price is pretty much the same online & at the local stores. I'm 3 blocks from the zone so why wait. My car was really running bad. The Toyota dealership sells what I'm assuming are stock Denso plugs for $69 just for comparison. They are just plugs but try & ride without one of them.

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