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Re: 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 5.3L Spark Plug Thread Repair
Posted to Technical Discussion Forum on 3/2/2021

Thanks David R.,

I understand the difference, I was always told and taught it was "staked". The term swaged I have heard used more in crimping wires and cables. The process is the same concept with Time serts though. It is a cold welding of metals. Login to read more.