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Old 08-19-2011, 03:28 PM
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Default Re: Blew out the center electrode of my sparkplug...........

Originally Posted by donutguy View Post
Something I've never done before. I was giving it full throttle up a slight incline (I was going a tad over 30mph) when all of the sudden "pop" and the engine died.

Turns out I blew the center of the sparkplug completely out of the engine....took the rubber boot and the end of the sparkplug wire with it and I never found it.

First time for everything I suppose :-)
Strange, I've seen the electrode gone but never that. What brand of plug were you using.
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