The engine service soon light is staying on I.

Tiny
DESTINY101
  • 2001 CHEVROLET S-10
  • 111,500 MILES

The engine service soon light is staying on I took it to pepboys and they put it on machine to tell the code and said I have a misfire in number 1 cyclinder how do I fix this. Please advise

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Sunday, December 16th, 2012 AT 4:01 AM

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Tiny
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Check plug and wire but likely a coil is bad that fires that cylinder.

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Sunday, December 16th, 2012 AT 4:03 AM
Tiny
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You didn't mention the driving symptoms? Or whether you were just investigating a CEL.

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Sunday, December 16th, 2012 AT 4:05 AM
Tiny
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Start with basics. Compression, plug, bad resistence, coil. It also could be a vacuum leak, injector or wiring.

Roy

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Sunday, December 16th, 2012 AT 4:10 AM

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