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Old 08-05-2011, 11:42 PM   #1
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odd knocking on motorcycle.

so i pull over due to an odd knocking and then decide to limp the bike home.. get home get her pulled apart and the number 2 coil pack is slightly lifted.. hrm ok wow spark plug is kinda loose. pull it to check it and it has no grounding rod!!!! WTF... ok no marks on the plug other then it is missing the grounding rod!!!!!!!! no marks on the threads of the plug or deviations in the threads on the motor... no visible marks of contact on the plug...
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called NGK and they imediatley say give us your e-mail and the estmated cost of motorcycle and repairs... huh why are they jumping on cost of repairs and bike so quick vs proving it was the plug def that failed?
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Old 08-05-2011, 11:50 PM   #3
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Old 08-06-2011, 03:06 AM   #4
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i have no clue.
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Old 08-06-2011, 03:13 AM   #5
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Something seems kinda shady.
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called NGK and they imediatley say give us your e-mail and the estmated cost of motorcycle and repairs... huh why are they jumping on cost of repairs and bike so quick vs proving it was the plug def that failed?
I believe they know something you dont lol
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quick google search didnt turn up with anything unusual about NGK. I have always ran them without a problem. My old 636 blew the number 3 sprakplug out with threads and all.... i replaced the head. Maybe i should have called NGK...lol
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