Champion One-Piece Spark Plug for Ford Engines

Champion One-Piece Spark Plug

Stuart Bourdon
March 27, 2013

When servicing some Ford 4.6L, 5.4L or 6.8L engines, two-piece spark plugs may separate during removal. Federal-Mogul’s Champion brand has solved this issue with an innovative Champion Double Platinum Power “high-thread” plug (No. 7989) that replaces the conventional design with a single-piece... Read more »

What You Need To Know About Engine Oil Filters

Engine Oil Filter

Jim Allen
December 4, 2012

If the oil pump is an engine’s heart and oil is blood, the oil filter must be the liver. Like the liver, it filters contaminants from the engine’s bloodstream. Filtration reduces wear and extends the life of the engine but also extends the service life of the oil. Engine Oil Filter   Construction Research... Read more »

The Truth About Engine Air Filtration

air-filter

Jim Allen
October 5, 2012

The basic job of an engine air filter is to supply the cleanest possible air with the least airflow restriction. Air filters don’t stay clean long, though, and as the filter loads up with dirt, restriction increases. Sooner or later, there’s enough restriction to impact power production. Around town,... Read more »

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