The spark plug ignites the mix in the combustion chamber.
It has to transmit the high voltage signal properly, so that the spark power is ensured (up to 40,000 Volts). It has to resist pressure (up to 50 bars), heat (up to 3,000°C) and corrosion generated inside the chamber. It has to dissipate heat to work in a correct temperature range.
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