RUN BAD AFTER RAIN

  • Tiny
  • john c. hass
  • 1997 Nissan Frontier
  • 120,000 miles

My 1997 nissan frontier runs roughly after a heavy rain and the service engine light comes on. After warming up for 5 minutes it runs normally. After it dries out the service eng light goes off. Any ideas

Saturday, October 13th, 2012 AT 3:48 PM

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  • ASEMaster6371
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  • 25,550 posts

Look at the dist cap, rotor and wires. As they get wet, they short out and cause miss fires.

Roy

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Saturday, October 13th, 2012 AT 3:50 PM
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  • KHLow2008
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Check for trouble codes. They would lead you to the circuit/component that is being affected by the rain.

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Saturday, October 13th, 2012 AT 8:35 PM

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