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Old 11-16-2010, 09:19 PM
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Location: Bend, Oregon
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Question ebay Coil over plug units

I've seen a few recommendations for the ebay ignition coils for around $85 for 8 coils. Are these as good as Original Equipment. I want to replace mine (time for tune up 145,000 miles). I'd like to save money but I only want to do it once & I was thinking about spending the extra $100 or so & getting a brand like Accel super coils.
Anyone try the China replacements?
Thanks guys.
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Old 11-16-2010, 10:45 PM
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Accel coils are the worst. Now you know. So scratch them off the list.
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Old 11-17-2010, 01:20 AM
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Thanks jbrew. Do you know anything about the coils that are ebay?

2001 Flairside extended cab.
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Old 11-17-2010, 01:30 AM
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global is the brand I was recomended. I bought a set to replace mine 3000 miles ago and all is good.
Here's there ebay store

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Old 11-17-2010, 02:28 AM
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The units sold on Ebay by Global Automotive and Uneek Supply are OEM quality. If you want a little extra security buy the V-10 set, so you will have 2 spares. DG508 is the part number.
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