I recently bought this car, and it ran fairly well at first. After about the first 500 miles, it began to miss-fire. It turned out that the rotor had cracked and was about 1/8 a turn off. I replaced the rotor, cap, wires and plugs. Afterward, it ran fine again for about 50 miles, but it began to do the same thing. Upon further inspection of the distributor, I noticed the cam shaft has a lot of play in it and has even rubbed a groove into itself against the distributor housing. There were fillings inside the distributor which caused some minor scratching. What kind of repair is necessary to fix this problem?
have the same problem?
Friday, November 9th, 2007 AT 2:13 AM