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Replaced plugs on 2010 Forester. White powder on boots.


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#1 somick

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 11:47 AM

2010 Forester. 30,456 miles. Non turbo.

Yesterday I replaced spark plugs. The old ones were original. The boots (especially cylinder #2) were covered with light colored powder. I am colorblind and cannot exactly tell what color it was: something between white, light grey or metallic. (I can hear somebody is chuckling).

Should I be worried or this is some kind of stuff installed at the factory, that prevents boots sticking?


Sam

#2 Fairtax4me

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 10:24 PM

It's just the stuff they use in the moulding process to keep the rubber from sticking to the moulds. Nothing worth worrying over.

I know how that goes, I have a close friend that's (partially) color blind.

#3 1 Lucky Texan

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 11:43 PM

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#4 somick

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 11:54 AM

Thank you Faitax! That what I wanted to hear.

Thank you Texan: this is my favorite color bw! This is blue, isn't it...


Sam




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