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I got a 99 xlt 2.5L.....I Wanna change the plugs but it seems that my intake is in the way.....any suggestions to make it easier than taking the intake off
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your intake tubing has to come off
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Is there gaskets I would Havta replace?
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No if your speaking of the tube going to the air box
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I got a 99 xlt 2.5L.....I Wanna change the plugs but it seems that my intake is in the way.....any suggestions to make it easier than taking the intake off
Is there an easier way? Why yes there is. Don't take the intake off.

Reach your hands behind the intake and get the plastic boots off. Then use a 5/8 spark plug socket and long extension with no knuckle to swap the plugs. It is a straight shot to the plugs through the intake runners.
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Oh dang I miss read 2.5 vs 2.3 whoops
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