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Accel also makes header plugs or 'shorty' sparkplugs that are about a 1/4 inch shorter than standard plugs. 4woody. Speed Engineering 45 degree angled spark plug wires. For the past 2 years, I cannot keep a set of spark plug wires on it, the plug boots are melting next to the exhaust. DEI Protect-A-Boot™ Sleeves are uniquely designed to protect spark plug boots & wires against the harmful effects of direct and continuous heat - up to 1200°F. I've got a set of uncoated shorties on the way and I don't think my old wires are gonna hold up for long. Spark Plug Boots/Wires to Headers: How Close? Spark Plug Boot and Wire Protection. While a wide variety of spark plug wire mounting hardware is readily available, between ready-to-bolt-on systems and using your own imagination, you can create exactly what the customer wants. Those are the only ones that will come close to fitting. I have BBK equal length shorties, and the get alil close to my spark plug wires and melt the boots. 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What is the most recommended plug wire out there that should not have this issue. The 8mm Ferro-Spiral core wire now has ceramic boots on the spark plug end of the wires that will withstand up to 2,000° F. If you are running headers with close tolerances, an engine bay with little room, or an RV with boots that melt because of heat, these wire kits are the answer. I have the Sanderson Block headers. This way the wire … Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by 4woody, Sep 11, 2012. Wires have 90° boots on both ends. i used the 90 degree boots and terminal ends for the distributor cap end of the the wire for the plug end of the wires and it worked great. Each set is custom tailored to your specific application so you get a perfect fit every time. The Vette wires may work on your heads. I run late '90 Vette wires. i just put the mac equal length headers on as well and had the same problem with two of my wires. I used the aluminum 90 degree spark plug boots from a 95 LT1 Camaro or Firebird (F Body) and they work great and look great after a wire wheel polish. 99 These are brand new MSD plug wires :(. For the tough wires that never stay were you want them, I used lashing wire. The wires have four straight boots. Best Spark Plug Wires for Chevy 350 with Headers: An Overview This gets the plug far enough away from the header so it doesn't arc. I also run wire loom over the center bolt valve covers. Yes but the problem here is I have 90 degree angle boot Taylor wires and the boot hits the header and burns through. FYI. Wires will ship UPS ground regardless of what shipping method is chosen at checkout. A poor acceleration is a quick way to tell you that the spark plug wire is faulty. So, without further ado, let’s jump right in! Hi, i am new to this forum. Four of the angled plugs come really close to the Chevelle headers installed. Available in red or black for small block Chevy. 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