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Old 05-15-2011, 09:55 PM
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Default Re: My chain is saggy

Originally Posted by matthurd View Post
i don't have the frame clearance for a socket thats deep enough to catch a spark plug. got plenty of sockets that would fit, but i'm not going to take off my motor every time i want to look at the plug.

plugs been fine for over 150 miles now.

i agree a socket piece is by far the best choice in many cases, just not for mine it seems.
Have you tried the 'shorty' version plug? I had to use it on a 24" bike I built for my nephew because of clearance issues with the cantilever bars.
It is an Autolite #2976. It has performed well for me in a couple of low clearance bikes.
Admittedly I use a box end wrench instead of a socket but it's still better than pliers.
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