I generally agree with you. But the theory behind these spark plugs makes sense and the combustion seen in the video matches the results. I am [over] due for new plugs (98k miles and still with originals) otherwise would never swap for pure upgrade.
Has anyone tried Pulstar spark plugs?
Apparently they have impressive performance but reviews on amazon suggest certain vehicles(Honda, Kia) will through misfire codes. One reviewer mentions shorter life span.
Curious about first generation 2.0 Skyactive G.
After my last oil change, I noticed they put oil over the max line (yes, checked cold). Then everyone laughs at me that I have trust issues. Idiots. I am back to changing it my self. Costco has currently 0w-20 and 5w30 Kirkland brand - 10qt for $22 after $3 off. Expires 12/27/20 in store only...
For the record, the transmission oil as specified in the manual was not easy to find:
GL4 75W80. Apparently GL-5 is the new standard but even that was not available in any common auto parts store in 75W80. Found some reports of GL-5 being deadly for certain transmissions (wearing out brass...
I actually found the European user manual and it suggest 112,500miles (or twice lower for some countries).
I can't find the recommended interval for the MT oil. It is not in the owner's manual, nor in the service manual.
At 90k miles dealer told my wife "it is really thick and needs to be replaced" during oil change. Looking at the service manual, there is no dip stick and the check plug...
You guys are right. It's not a big deal but I am nearing the warranty miles and I started checking here and there
Any one knows what this sensor (if it's actually a sensor) for ? I notice my 2014 Ford also has a similar one on the same spot.