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Old 10-10-2003, 08:57 PM
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The spark does not "burn" the fuel, but ignites it. The fuel burns when an ignition source is used and O2 is supplied. I agree that spark distribution can assist in ensuring complete combustion, however I am not sure that cutting the electrode back is the answer.

"Lots more horsepower and better fuel economy..." I really doubt the HP claim. Most modern engines are running pretty near design peak.
John Shellenberg
1998 C230 "Black Betty" 240K

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