J-10 SEEMS TO BE MISSING OR OUT OF TIME

1980 Jeep J10

Tiny

2CarPros-Archives

December, 9, 2010 AT 11:21 PM

1980 jeep J-10 pickup 258 mileage: 114,000. My once trusty Jeep haas been sitting for a while now and is badly out of time, or so it seems. It will start, but it misses badly. I cannot even move the truck for it will stall. I have checked the plugs and wires, which were all recently replaced, and even the cap and rotor, which all seem in good condition. Get this, I can even remove one of the plug wires while it is running, and it runs the same! I'm really confused. Any help you can give me would be greatly appreciated.

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2 Answers

Tiny

2CarPros-Archives

December, 9, 2010 AT 11:25 PM

Have the computer scanned for trouble codes to isolate the problem. You may need to replace the spark plug wires and do a major tune-up.

Tiny

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December, 10, 2010 AT 4:00 AM

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