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Old 10-24-2011, 06:14 PM
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I think its time for a tune up on my 03 Edge 3L. So far i know i want to replace/upgrade the plugs, wires,and coil pack, clean the MAF sensor, clean air filter, and upgrade the underdrive pulley. I have already replaced the camshaft position sensor and put in a K/N filter. Ill probably be ordering most of this stuff online.

1. Who makes good/high performance plugs, wires, and coil pack?
2. Where can i find the upgraded underdrive pulley?
3. What else should i do to my truck? upgrade the cat. convertor? I heard about this 'sea foam' stuff that cleans out the entire engine...is that worth it?
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Old 10-24-2011, 06:17 PM
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stick with motorcraft plugs and wires...fords really dont like anything else
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Old 10-24-2011, 09:34 PM
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AutoLite double platinum would be good too. Autolite makes the Motorcraft plugs. Best deal would be to go to Walmart and get the AutoLite Double Platinum plugs at $7.48 for a 2 pack.
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Old 10-29-2011, 02:53 PM
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I've been looking online and cant seem to find the part number for the motorcraft wires...im trying to order everything online.
And will i need to gap the new plugs?

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Old 10-29-2011, 11:17 PM
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I dont know if I would go with the Ford wires or not. At the dealer I think they are about $72. Any wire set around $25 should be fine. Buy the tool and check and make sure all the gaps are .044.
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Old 10-30-2011, 05:04 AM
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I say use Seafoam aswell, only word of caution, READ THE ENTIRE LABEL AND USE AS DIRECTED!!! Use in a well ventilated area
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Old 10-30-2011, 06:28 AM
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1. Who makes good/high performance plugs, wires, and coil pack?
No one makes better pugs. Scremin Demon coil pack is a good choice.

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2. Where can i find the upgraded underdrive pulley?
There is a under dog pulley setup. There are a lot of others out there also.

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3. What else should i do to my truck? upgrade the cat. convertor? I heard about this 'sea foam' stuff that cleans out the entire engine...is that worth it?
Unless thr cat is clogged nothing is gonna yield any better performance.



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I've been looking online and cant seem to find the part number for the motorcraft wires...im trying to order everything online.
And will i need to gap the new plugs?
Some info on your truck would help us help you better. You will need to gap the plugs unless you get some that dont require it.

I cant provide you with a art number if I dont know what year or engine you have.

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