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Tiger 1050 - Mods & Workshop Workshop and technical talk for the 1050 Tiger

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Old 11-17-2012, 10:29 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Spark Plug question?

I have been hunting a sputtering problem, and in that search, the dealer replaced the original NGK CR8EK plugs with new NGK CR8EK plugs. But the Triumph manual calls for NGK CR9EK plugs. The Hanes manual also calls for CR9EK. NGK shows CR9EK. Every source that I can find shows CR9EK. Which is correct?

Nevermind, I am switching today.

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Old 11-19-2012, 11:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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"Nevermind, I am switching today."

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Old 11-20-2012, 04:44 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I have always used CR8EK with no problems,

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"Nevermind, I am switching today."

Dealers or spark plugs?
Already tried dealers, now I have tried plugs. No change with either.
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