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Mitsubishi spark plugs

Discussion in 'Mitsubishi Minicab' started by Scott, Jul 7, 2007.

  1. Scott

    Scott New Member

    I could use some help finding a good cross on a set of plugs for a 1992 U42T.
    Thanks, Scott
     
  2. minimits96

    minimits96 New Member

    Scott, I got this cross reference with my truck from the people I bought it from. Plug: NGK#BKR-68, OIL filter: NAPA 1356 Hope this helps, although I cant be positive of accuracy.
     
  3. Scott

    Scott New Member

    Thanks, I will check that out.
    Scott
     
  4. subiemech85

    subiemech85 New Member

    Carry ST90 1981 - 1986 F8A 0,9 BPR5ES

    bkr5ey fits most mitsu, etc replaces bpr5es
     
  5. oldsnowman

    oldsnowman Member

    my truck is a 92 mitsu U42T
    oil filter napa 1365
    air filter K&N 33-2740
    spark plugs NGK BKR6E-11 (i use these)
    denso K20PR-V11
    autolite 3923S
    hope this helps
    wyatt
     
  6. fibero

    fibero New Member

    I tried to get my plugs out by grinding down the socket so it would fit. I couldnt get a hold of the plug...it just kept spinning around without grabbing the plug. Am I missing something?
     
  7. Timetripper

    Timetripper Moderator

  8. Dan

    Dan Member

    The 550's call for BPR6ES which i found to be a 13/16 socket instead of the 5/8 that most are referring to. and it had to be thin walled to reach the plug. I've been using a snap-on socket with universal built on to it. The jdm's may be different...
     
  9. 3banger

    3banger Member

    I was given NGK BP5ES by my mechanic in Taiwan for a 3G82
     
  10. rynow

    rynow Member

    Wires for plugs

    Hello all,

    I am wondering if the plug wires for a U42T will be the same as U42V?
    I bought some wires n plugs from a shop in Medicine Hat that thought the air filters were the same.... (they were not even close) so wondering about the wires n plugs I bought. I haven't put them in yet.

    wondering if anyone had any thoughts or insight.

    any info would be appreciated

    R
     
  11. fupabox

    fupabox Active Member

    plug wires are the same:)
     
  12. rynow

    rynow Member

    wires might be the same but according to the yokohama pdf here the plugs are not.

    I have a set for a U42T and not putting them in as my van is U42V
    If anyone needs some for a U42T let me know.

    R
     
  13. fupabox

    fupabox Active Member

    Last edited: Aug 5, 2011
  14. rynow

    rynow Member

    thats great
    thanks

    should I go irridium for new plugs?
    whats better about them?

    R
     
  15. fupabox

    fupabox Active Member

    Iridium has a tiny super hard electrode that supplies a sharp precise spark and is very resistant to fouling..they also last much longer than normal plugs..pricey,but seem to be worth it ..my Hijet loves them:)
     
  16. rynow

    rynow Member

    plug gap

    I am trying to figure out the proper plug gap for my van.
    Is there a resource somewhere?

    Would my plugs be properly pregapped?
    I'll post the brand I got in an edit soon.

    I read .09mm is the default.

    any info would help

    Thanks
    R
     
  17. slimbad

    slimbad Member

    Mits U42V plug gap

    rynow,

    I got your PM ref/plug gap. I decided to reply in open forum (to get QC from others).

    Your plugs "DCPR7E" are good, and a gap of 0.9mm shud be correct. On my 550cc (3G81) the manual says 0.7-0.8mm (that's .028-031in - for us south of the border).

    As far as the plugs coming pre-gapped - I always check them, a lot of times they are pretty good, but I have found some of them completely closed:eek:.

    If anyone else can add to this pls do.

    To the rest of the members here, I apologize for not contributing more lately:eek:.

    Hope this helps..........later, slim
     

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