PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug
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Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug

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This spark plug features a platinum twin-tip design and a titanium enhanced ground strap.
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Electrode Core Material:Copper
Electrode Tip Material:1.1mm Platinum
Ground Strap Quantity:1
Insulator Type:Purified Alumina
Manufacturer Heat Range:16
Resistor:Yes
Spark Plug Reach:3/4 in
Spark Plug Seat Type:Gasket
Spark Plug Thread Size:14 mm
Tip Configuration:1.1mm Platinum
Type:Platinum TT
Wrench Diameter:5/8 in

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DensoPK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug
 
4.4

(based on 45 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (30)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (34)
  • Improves engine efficiency (30)
  • Increases power (23)
  • Durable (16)
  • Lightweight (7)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday driving (35)
    • Replacement (28)
    • Performance driving (8)
    • Restoration (4)
    • Racing (3)
      • Car & Truck:
      • Casual driver (6), Auto enthusiast (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual driver (18), Auto enthusiast (15), Mechanic (8), Truck enthusiast (3)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Daily driving Matrix that plays in AutoX

    My 03 matrix has about 125,000 miles on it. Some of those miles with the sportscar club on a autoX track.
    The pocketlogger agrees with what I thought I felt; better response...Read complete review

    My 03 matrix has about 125,000 miles on it. Some of those miles with the sportscar club on a autoX track.
    The pocketlogger agrees with what I thought I felt; better response time, slightly faster rev. As a bonus, they last much longer than the OEM did. (Plugs may last 100K mi for drivers that are not as fussy about their engines.)

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Wrong plug for my application

    Luckily, I compared these plugs to old ones. These were so much longer, that had I installed them and tried to start the car, there would have been catastophic engine damage. No...Read complete review

    Luckily, I compared these plugs to old ones. These were so much longer, that had I installed them and tried to start the car, there would have been catastophic engine damage. No fault of store employee, listed wrong in computer!!

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    (1 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I a spark plug

    By Ramper

    from Newnan GA

    About Me Auto Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer
    Level 1

    Pros

    • Easy To Install
    • Improves Engine Efficiency

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday Driving

      Comments about Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug:

      It Works.

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      (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great plugs for a Dodge 4.7L Flex

      By DougM

      from Tampa, FL

      About Me Auto Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer
      Helpful Reviewer

      Pros

      • Improves Engine Efficiency
      • Increases Power
      • Smooth Idle

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Replacement

        Comments about Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug:

        After just 35k, the Dodge 4.7L was running pretty rough and gas mileage was starting to drop off. I did a little research and found a few fellow drivers commenting that they liked these plugs. You can add me to that list. The engine is idling better than new. Instead of sounding like I put a high duration cam in it, it's purring like a kitten. So much so that the wife even noticed it, and she usually wouldn't even notice a cylinder misfiring! Fuel mileage is a little better too. It's only been a couple of week, but so far these plugs are a definite winner.

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        (9 of 14 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Daily driving Matrix that plays in AutoX

        By SpecialEd

        from Dayton, Ohio

        About Me Casual Driver, Competitive Driver

        Verified Buyer
        Level 3

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Increases Power

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving
          • Performance Driving
          • Racing

          Comments about Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug:

          My 03 matrix has about 125,000 miles on it. Some of those miles with the sportscar club on a autoX track.
          The pocketlogger agrees with what I thought I felt; better response time, slightly faster rev. As a bonus, they last much longer than the OEM did. (Plugs may last 100K mi for drivers that are not as fussy about their engines.)

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          (5 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          very good item esay to install

          By frankli

          from chapel hill nc

          About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

          Verified Buyer
          3 or more reviews submitted

          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Improves Engine Efficiency
          • Increases Power

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday Driving

            Comments about Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug:

            great product

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            (6 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great sparks plug for 1999Toyota Corolla

            By Toyota Fan

            from Boston

            About Me Casual Driver

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Economical
            • Improves Engine Efficiency
            • Increases Power
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Everyday Driving
              • Replacement

              Comments about Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug:

              I used these plugs on my 1999 Corolla with 170k miles. I immediately noticed improvement in the acceleration and much quieter idling of the engine. Don't pay hundreds at the garage and see if you can do it yourself for 1/5th the cost. Just ask your AAP sales associate for some help. You'll be surprised how eager they are usually to assist.

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              (9 of 14 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Wrong plug for my application

              By Dr. Love

              from Albemarle, NC

              About Me Mechanic

              Ask me a question

              Verified Buyer
              Helpful Reviewer

              Pros

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug:

                    Luckily, I compared these plugs to old ones. These were so much longer, that had I installed them and tried to start the car, there would have been catastophic engine damage. No fault of store employee, listed wrong in computer!!

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                    (8 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Exactly what was needed

                    By Angie

                    from Pensacola, FL

                    Verified Buyer
                    Helpful Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Install
                    • Improves Engine Efficiency
                    • Increases Power

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Everyday Driving
                      • Replacement

                      Comments about Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug:

                      Recommended by my mechanic

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                      (7 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Great Product

                      By John P

                      from Claymont, DE

                      About Me Casual Driver

                      Verified Buyer
                      Level 2

                      Pros

                      • Durable
                      • Easy To Install
                      • Improves Engine Efficiency
                      • Increases Power
                      • Lightweight

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Everyday Driving
                        • Replacement

                        Comments about Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug:

                        I was a little sceptical when I took the first plug out of the box. The plug that came out of my 2001 4runner was the double ground type of plug. I wasn't sure if this plug would be proper to use. I called my local Toyota Dealer and made an inquiry. Once he heard the name Denso he said he would not hesitate to use these parts in his own Toyota vehicle. He told me to make sure the plugs were the same thread legnth going into the head and you will have no problem

                        These plugs work great. Performance was restored and I am certain my gas mileage has improved.

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                        (19 of 48 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        1.0

                        Ordered 8, one was used, put back in box

                        By MM

                        from Atco, NJ

                        Verified Buyer
                        Level 2

                        Comments about Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug:

                        one of the eight was USED, Had to drive back to store, WAS NOT HAPPY ABOUT THAT !!!

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                        (21 of 51 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        2.0

                        Not for all applications (?)

                        Comments about Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug:

                        I'm sure this is a nice spark plug however, after setting the gap, the plug did not maintain the gap after driving for a day. I had to go back to my Champion plugs to get a plug that could handle the temperature. The gap fell from .040 to .030?? AND, I know that I gapped the plug properly...

                        I would recommend but I can't use them.

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                        • Q:

                          How many would i need for a 2000 dodge durango 5.9l v8?
                          Asked on 10/13/2014 by Alex

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Good question, Alex! You will need four of these for a 2000 Dodge Durango 5.9L

                            Answered on 10/14/2014 by Solomon
                        • Q:

                          what is the plug pre-gapped at? Should I gap it according to owners manual? Is it ok to use for 1996 Toyota T100 SR5? I think the ones installed is a double tip.
                          Asked on 10/12/2014 by Tom from Gainesville, VA

                          1 answer

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                            A:

                            Hi Tom, glad to serve you! This part is an exact fit for your 1996 Toyota T100 SR5 and it is always recommended to gap the spark plugs according to owners manual.

                            Answered on 10/13/2014 by Steve from AAP
                        • Q:

                          How many are included in a pack?
                          Asked on 9/21/2014 by CedesLadii

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Hi CedesLadii, glad to assist you! This spark plug is sold individually.

                            Answered on 9/23/2014 by Solomon
                        • Q:

                          i bought 4 pk16tt 4503 plugs for my 03 vw jetta 2.0 - are they pregapped? gap appears to be .034 - i thought it should be 0.043
                          Asked on 9/1/2014 by Mathew from United States

                          1 answer

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                            A:

                            Hi Mathew, glad to assist you! This spark plug is pre-gapped at 0.040 inches and it is an exact fit for your vehicle.

                            Answered on 9/2/2014 by Vincent from AAP
                        • Q:

                          What is the spark plug gap for a 96 elantra 1.8l?
                          Asked on 8/30/2014 by Larry

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Hi Larry, glad to assist you! This spark plug is pre-gapped at 0.044 inch and is an exact fit for your vehicle.

                            Answered on 8/31/2014 by Vincent from AAP
                        • Q:

                          ARE THESE PLUGS PRE-GAPPED FOR A 2009 KIA SPORTAGE
                          Asked on 5/16/2014 by DEE from ORLANDO, FL

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Hi Dee, good question! Yes, this spark plug is pre-gapped at 0.040 inch.

                            Answered on 5/16/2014 by Steve from AAP
                        • Q:

                          Why are heat ranges different on other plugs-what does heat ranges mean
                          Asked on 4/18/2014 by Joey from Destrehan la

                          1 answer

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                            A:

                            That's a great question, Joey! The heat range of a spark plug is its ability to dissipate heat from the combustion chamber to the cylinder head. The heat range of a spark plug depends primarily on the length of the insulator nose. The heat from the combustion is transferred from the insulator nose through the center electrode to the plug housing, and from there it goes to the cylinder head.

                            Answered on 4/18/2014 by Steve from AAP
                        • Q:

                          Can I install Denso 4503 TT plugs in my 1999 Corolla? I think original ones may have been a regular forked type.
                          Asked on 1/9/2014 by Rao from United States

                          1 answer

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                            A:

                            Hi Rao, glad to assist! Yes, this spark plug is an ideal part for your 1999 Toyota Corolla.

                            Answered on 1/11/2014 by Vincent from AAP
                        • Q:

                          Do these plugs come pre gap
                          Asked on 10/16/2013 by doc

                          1 answer

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                            A:

                            Hi Doc, this Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug - Part No. 4503 is pre-gapped at 0.040 inch.

                            Answered on 10/17/2013 by Morgan from AAP
                        • Q:

                          Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug, bought thru you for 2007 Hyundai Entourage limited. Are the plugs preset for my vehicle, if not what is the recommended set.
                          Asked on 10/13/2013 by Jerry from Reva, VA

                          1 answer

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                            A:

                            Hi Jerry, this Denso PK16TT Platinum TT Spark Plug - part# 4503 is an exact fit for your 2007 Hyundai Entourage Limited and comes pre-gapped at 0.040".

                            Answered on 10/13/2013 by Vincent from AAP
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