Jegs has header wrap. You can buy a coil of it for about $25.
It states that it reduces header temp by 70%. That should keep your
plug wires from burning up.
From: gdriver [mailto:email@example.com]
Posted At: Wednesday, August 10, 2005 5:02 PM
Posted To: rec.autos.makers.ford.mustang
Conversation: Equal length header - burning my plug wires!!!!!
Subject: Re: Equal length header - burning my plug wires!!!!!
It is only burning the #3 plug wire(at the elbow). Has anyone heard
about the success of shorter plugs?? "Wound Up"
<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> gdriver wrote:
> > Has anyone experienced an issue with the equal length header burning
> > plug wires?? I have a 95 GT and have recently installed some equal
> > headers. The only problem is that one of the plug wires is very
> > close to
> > header and it is suffering the consequences. I have tried adding a
> > heat sleeve, but it still burns through it. I don't want to go back
> > to the
> > headers, but I don't know what to do.
> > Help!!
> This happens. Find a way to get the wire away from the pipes. use a
> zip tie, a coathanger, whatever it takes. Secure it clear of the
> This is a common problem. Don't re-swap your exhaust because of
> plug wires.
> Wound Up
> ThunderSnake #65