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Re: More observations... (archive)

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Posted by Angus on September 30, 2000 at 14:03:45:

In Reply to: More observations... posted by DMII on September 28, 2000 at 18:06:48:

you prolly got water in the disributor cap and the spark is arcing around in there ,take it off and dry it with a hair dryer .also it is now flooded due to rich running and prolly not firing in one cyl .so pull the spark plugs out clean them and let them dry off /maybe even replace.hope this helps

I was playing around a little more with my engine and this is what i found...
When i left it overnight and started it up again the next day it ran normal for a few minutes, but then it started to have the symptoms again(really low rpms on idle). I noticed when it started low revving it smelled like fresh gasoline...I then turned it off and came back bout 20 mins and the car wouldnt start. While i was attempting to start the car my friend told me that there was a little bit of smoke coming out of the distributor. What the hell!! Is this electrical problem or what?

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