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im changing the plugs on a 1997 taurus lx dohc 3.0l duratec and have everything off but am still attached on the back right when standing looking at the engine head on, i cant get the manifold off, anyone know how ??
 

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i need help i cant get this da%% hoses off the rear, im ready to yank the mother out, what gets these off?
 

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I had a problem getting my intake manifold off, too, for the exact reasons you're having problems. If no one else helps you, you can still do the rear plugs, it'll just be a lot harder :) If you can't easily get the manifold off, you can just remove the windshield cowl and that'll give you some room to work with. It'll be a bastard squeezing your hands and tools between the manifold and the engine, but I was able to do it, and I have huge hands.

Just a suggestion, though.
 
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