Broke spark plug off in the motor how do I get it out

Asked by Guru1NZJD Feb 13, 2020 at 09:51 AM about the 2005 Ford Expedition

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I was changing the spark plugs on a 2005 Ford expedition I
broke on the spark plugs off in there but the threads come
out but the other half still stuck in there how do I get it out

3 Answers


YouTube to the rescue... lot of videos on how to remove broken plugs still stuck in the head. If you're careful a screw extractor might get the remaining chunk out. Just be sure to hit the plug with lots of penetrating oil so the stuck part is easier to undo.

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There is a special tool for this job. plug-extractor/lisle-ford-triton-3-broken-spark-plug-remover/489173_0_0

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