SPARK PLUG WIRE CAME OFF FROM DISTRIBUTER WHILE ...

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 2000 Chrysler Cirrus
  • 97,000 miles

Spark plug wire came off from distributer while running. Stalled, replace wire back on. Wont start and no spark, why?

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 AT 1:57 AM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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  • 25,556 posts

Most likely has failed the distributor. Common failure for this type of system

Roy

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Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 AT 9:48 AM
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  • johntucker
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Alrighty then, I will replace the distributer assembly. Thanks, I will advise you of progress

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Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 AT 3:50 PM
  • Tiny
  • johntucker
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That did it, but now the idle is high and it misfires on one cylinder. Never had any issues prior to that wire coming out. Can I drive it to my mechanic 25 miles away?

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Thursday, October 25th, 2012 AT 12:48 AM

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