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      07-09-2018, 03:49 PM   #1
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Ignition coils and plugs: Is this kit worth it?

ECS has a kit for about $200 less than the OEM components. Worth it?

https://www.ecstuning.com/b-assemble...kit/e9xigsvkt/
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ECS has a kit for about $200 less than the OEM components. Worth it?

https://www.ecstuning.com/b-assemble...kit/e9xigsvkt/
you can get oem Bosch plugs and coils for less the 200 on amazon

https://www.amazon.com/Bosch-0221504...ustomerReviews
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your parts counter can't get you about the same price?
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      07-09-2018, 10:07 PM   #4
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your parts counter can't get you about the same price?
The OEM kit is still around $400 even with my discount.
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Here's a kit on FCP with the Delphi coils (I thought I read they're the preferred coils?)

https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw...12138616153kt5

Also, everything FCP sells has a lifetime warranty.
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Bosch coils have worked perfectly for me.
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Here's a kit on FCP with the Delphi coils (I thought I read they're the preferred coils?)

https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw...12138616153kt5

Also, everything FCP sells has a lifetime warranty.
That kit comes with dielectric grease. I thought someone said we're not supposed to use dielectric grease or am I thinking anti-seize?


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That kit comes with dielectric grease. I thought someone said we're not supposed to use dielectric grease or am I thinking anti-seize?
No anti-sneeze but dielectric grease should be fine. I've never used it but just a light coat on the plugs might help, who knows.
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