Al, The Ignorant Fcuk
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: Elizabethtown, Pa
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Originally Posted by BrianRitchie
yeah, the dielectric grease isnt for the threads. Its a electricly conductive grease that keeps the boot terminal from seizing onto the spark plug terminal and damaging the plug boot or coil next time they're removed.
It does that but also (theoretically) prevents arcing around the porcelain. Probably not an issue though beins its located in a protected area. But yea...easier to get the boot off.
I need to figure out a new signature.