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post #1 of (permalink) Old 02-02-2004, 11:27 AM
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cylinders 5 and 6 not firing - HELP

my 258 is only using the first four cylinders. i've swapped plugs and wires with known working ones, but no change. plugs are dry. i have spark, but maybe not enough?? only 40,000 miles on rebuild. please help.
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Re: cylinders 5 and 6 not firing - HELP

Have you pulled the cap and inspected the rotor and all of the contact points?
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post #3 of (permalink) Old 02-02-2004, 12:53 PM
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Re: cylinders 5 and 6 not firing - HELP

good news, i think. i took the ol' acetylene torch and sniffed around the intake - i have a leaky gasket. going to swap those out and hoipefully it'll all be better. thanks for the advice.
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