spark plug seals

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spark plug seals

Post by JonnyCJ » Fri Jul 27, 2018 1:46 pm

What do peeps do to seal their spark plug leads ?

I have some dome shaped seals which have a lip and are supposed to sit in the plug hole on the cylinder tin, but they never locate in the hole fully and are pretty bobbins to be honest.

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Re: spark plug seals

Post by vwbuzzers » Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:39 pm

Get yourself some Taylor leads with decent hole plugs fitted. Mine have done over 10 years of faultless service
Saying that mine sit off and had to trim one side due to big twin carbs.


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Re: spark plug seals

Post by JonnyCJ » Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:17 am

Ended up with a cheap set of Megabug leads, £10 but they came with thin flexible seals which are perfect. Took the seals off and used them on my silicone leads.

My original seals were the thick mushroom ones which never sealed in the hole properly. These thin ones do and also tuck down behind the inlet manifold bolts. I’m running twin dells so also have the space problem.

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