Honda Accord: Ignition Coil and Spark Plug
Removal/Installation - Ignition System - Engine Electrical - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Ignition Coil and Spark Plug Removal/Installation

1. Remove the ignition coil cover (A).

2. Disconnect the ignition coil connectors (B), then


2. Disconnect the ignition coil connectors (B), then remove the ignition coils (C).

3. Remove the spark plug and inspect them (see page 4-20).

4. Apply a small amount of anti-seize compound to the plugs into the cylinder head, finger tight. Toque them to18N-m(1.8 kgf-m, 13 Ibfft).

5. Install the ignition coils, then connect the ignition coil connectors.

6. Install the ignition coil cover.

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    Spark Plug Inspection
    1. Remove the ignition coils (see page 4-20). 2. Remove the spark plugs, then inspect the electrodes and the ceramic insulator. - Burned or worn electrodes may be caused by these conditions: ...

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