how do you remove the flange that is around the spark plug hole on a doge Dakota 2003 I need to re tap the hole and socket wont fit in side that flange

Asked by Jul 28, 2015 at 11:15 AM about the 2003 Dodge Dakota 2 Dr R/T Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

their is a meatle flange that gos around the plug and weir and is attached ,it look like the plug hole. how do I remove it

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254,665

Are you saying the metal ring that is usually on the sprak plug stuck to the engine? Use a pick tool and you should be able to lift it off.

4,085

the spark plug shield should come right off if you pull it with a set of pliers.

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