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How do you fix a multiple cylinder misfire?

Here are the best 10 answers 1 My P0300 code has been determined to be caused by low compression in 2 cylinders: due to burnt valves. 2 I had this same problem. I ended up having a new cat put on along with an engine modual and 3 coils!!! It is a lot cheaper to take it the shop trust me!!! ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a 2000 Nissan Maxima SE when the number six cylinder is misfiring?

its very simple.1st get the coil pack from the dealer .the # 6 cylinder is located in the front far left.the coil has a cover over them so u have to remove it.its held in place with 4 Allen screw.after u remove it the 3 coils in the front will be visible .find the #6 coil which is far left.there is ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a P0303 cylinder 3 misfire detected code on a 2000 Ford Mustang GT?

Answer . I would start by checking ou that cylinder. Look for a burnt boot for the spark plug that could cause a misfire. Is the wire seated correctly on the plug? This should not be a car with coil on plug ignition I do not think, but if so, the coil itself may be bad. Be sure the hole where the ( Full Answer )

Can fixing a cylinder 1 misfire on a 99 Cavalier 2.4L be ad simple as replacing plugs and rubber boots on the plugs?

Answer . Start by replacing all the plugs and plug wires. If you still have a miss, it can be a bad injector or low compression on that cylinder, which may mean a burnt valve or bad rings.. Answer . as an add-on to the previous post, there are a few cheaper methods of checking your ignition e ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a cylinder misfire?

Cylinder misfires come in many different flavors. Sometimes only 1 cylinder will fail, sometimes more, and sometimes it will jump around. The lesser amount of cylinders you have, the more noticeable the misfire will be. In all cases it depends on the condition of the electronics, and hardware (i.e.; ( Full Answer )

How do you fix multi cylinder misfire on a 1998 Chevy cavalier?

start with cleaning the fuel injectors. then replacing spark plugs. Plug wires. Checking Coil Pack towers for cracks/damage replace if needed. Check Fuel Injection/Ignition/ECM wiring for damage. Check Engine/ECM Grounds. Replace Ignition module. Check Engine Compression/excessive piston ring ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a cylinder 6 misfire in 2003 Jeep Liberty?

Answer . \nIt sounds like this did not start with the last plug change. I have found in the past that the "Coils on Plugs" seem to start loosing the spark about 50,000 to 65,000 miles on my Fords. It happens cause the run so hot. At least here in the Texas heat....Anyway, it sounds like you have ( Full Answer )

What does it cost to fix a cylinder 1 misfire on a 2000 Chevy Cavalier?

Answer . Depends On What Is Causing It. See If Spark Plug Is OK. Next See If It It Firing As It Should. If Not Try Subituting Thast Plug Wire. If No Help. Run A Complete Compression Test.. This Is Done (1) Remove All Spark Plugs. ( 2 ) Hold Gas Peddle All The Way Down < so engine can get maximum ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a recurring number 4 cylinder misfire diagnostic code on a Windstar 3.8L engine after changing sparkplugs and wires?

You may have something wrong with that cylinder that is causing aloss of compression or a loss of combustion on that cylinder. Thosethings were notorious for head gasket deterioration, which causedcoolant to enter the cylinder, leading to a misfire, esp on initialstart up. Also, you may have a fault ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a trans am cylinder 8 misfire?

new plug, plug wire, and coil if its a 1998 and up ls1 also check your injectors it may be clogged so if that doesnt fix it put fuel system cleaner into your trans next time you fill up

How do you fix a 2000 Volvo s80 when 4 cylinder is misfiring?

This is actually fairly easy. I just did it myself, but for cylinder 2. You need to get a new cylinder which will cost about $50 from Schucks. While you're at it get 6 new spark plugs. Pop off the black plastic cover (both parts of cover) under the hood that's held down by 5 or 6 hex screws. Unde ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a cylinder 3 misfire on a ford explorer?

If cylinder 3 on a Ford Explorer is misfiring, it might be possibleto fix it by changing the coil pack for that cylinder. The sparkplug might also need to be taken out and re-gapped or replaced. Ifneither of these options work, the spark plug wire can be checked.

How do you fix a cylinder 2 misfire?

A cylinder misfire could be from a bad spark plug, bad spark plugwire, or a bad coil. It could also be caused by a plugged or faultyfuel injector.

How do you fix a 1997 for mustang cylinder 3 misfire detected?

1st check the spark plug, make sure the electrode didn't brake off and it is clean and properly gapped, next check the plug wire make sure it's not broken or arcing out. If the wire appears ok change it anyways, it could be broke where you can't see it. If those two checks don't cure it , remove the ( Full Answer )

How do you fix it Cylinder 5 and 3 when it misfires?

If it's JUST misfiring on cylinders 5 and 3, run a compression test. If the compression is down you'll need to remove the heads and inspect for damage or worn valves. Since you didn't specify what kind of engine, I can only assume either a V6 or V8, and many "V" configuration engines have all ev ( Full Answer )

What cause misfire in 1 cylinder?

Bad spark plug?. Bad plug wire?. COP (Coil on Plug?) Bad coil?. Bad valve? Do a compression test. Bad piston? Do a compression test. All of the above to include a vacuum leak such as a bad intake manifold gasket.

How do you fix a 2000 Nissan maxima when the number three cylinder is misfiring?

First you need to determine the cause of the problem, injector?, plug, plug wire, coil , is the "light on "One thing you could try is start the engine and move the plug wires around "shake" to see if you get a misfire other than that bring it to me. First you need to determine the cause of the prob ( Full Answer )

1997 ford expedition number 1 cylinder misfire What is wrong?

I'll bet from my experience that its a coil pack that sits on top of your spark plug. I have replaced 3 on my 99 expedition. The misfire code is what my 99 read all 3 times. go ahead and replace the spark plug while your at it. --------------------------------------------- Auto Zone will read you ( Full Answer )

How can you fix a cylinder 1 misfire on a 96 cavalier?

if you have a misfire clyder 1, you need to have a scan tool hooked up to. the data link connector. the light can be reset, how ever there might be. a reason this happened. when the light is reset and goes out then your. car has in intermittent fault, if the lite comes back on, right away then yo ( Full Answer )

What causes a number 1 cylinder misfire in a Suzuki Verona?

because it is a suzuki verona if you make an intense research about the car you will notice it is a symptom of the engine death better trade it in or sell it before you have a body of car with no engine. its like a person who is infected with HIV and now they are having the symptom of AIDS

How do you fix a random cylinder misfire detected?

You locate the cause of the random misfire and take corrective actions against that; be it a coil, plug, wire, coil boot or crank sensor.. A random misfire is as it states - a misfire that happens randomly in possibly a random cylinder as well. They can be hard to diagnose, as well and it is recomm ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a misfire on cylinder number 3 on a 2003 ford expedition?

i have a 2003 expedition was getting error code on cylinder 3 (auto zone) free engine light checks for codes, 1234 cylinder run on passenger side from firewall 4321 is order (u can get that free also) replace ignition coil 45.00 and plug 3.00 bucks should be able to get shade tree guy to do for 50.0 ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a cylinder 2 misfire in a ford expedition?

The most likely problem is a bad coil pack. All cylinders have individual coil packs and the number 2 cylinder coil pack has probably gone bad. Just go to your local Ford dealer or higher end auto parts store and buy a new one. They are around $40.00. Remove the positive battery terminal. Then simpl ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a P 0303 cylinder 3 misfire code on a 2004 Ford Mustang Mach 1?

Probably the easiest thing to do is take the cylinder coil and swap it with another cylinder. Start the car and see if the misfire moves to the new cylinder, If it does the problem is either the coil or the plug boot. If it doesn't move, check the spark plug for breaks in the porcelin and plug gap. ( Full Answer )

How do you fix cylinder 1 misfire on a 2002 ford windstar?

1) Have vehicle scanned to determine which cylinder is misfiring 2) Does vehicle have C.O.P. (coil on plug)? usually a bad ignition coil on that cylinder 3) Remove spark plug from that cylinder and do a compression test to determine if problem is internal to the engine (bad valve or ring).

How do you fix a cylinder that has misfired and can you still drive your car?

1st you should determine the cause of the misfire: Does the vehicle have "coil on plug" ignition system? Could be a bad coil Could be a bad spark plug or wire Do a compression test to see if problem is internal to the engine: Burned valve or bad piston You can drive vehicle, however fuel mileage ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a recurring number 4 cylinder misfire diagnostic code on?

It is probably the coil pack. To find out for sure remove the coil pack from number three and switch it with the coil pack from number four. Run the engine for awhile until the light comes back. If the new code shows that the problem has moved  to number three, you know that coil pack is bad. ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a recurring number 4 cylinder misfire diagnostic code on a lesabre 3.8L engine after changing sparkplugs and wires?

most times it is a bad coil pack there are three ignition coils mounted on top of the ignition module. one coil supplys 2 cylinders with spark. original coils have the cylinder number stamped on the coil so you know what coil feeds #y cylinder. 80 percent its a coil failure 20 percent the module fai ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a recurring number 3 cylinder misfire diagnostic code on a Buick Le Sabre?

most cylinder misses are caused by a bad ignition wire if they are 5yrs or 60,000 old they should have been changed,same with spark plugs, other problems with buick ignition system is they have 1 coil that feeds two cylinders they are known to fail also. sometimes one cylinder fails and some fail on ( Full Answer )

Is it expensive to fix a misfiring cylinder on a VW jetta?

It could simply be a dirty spark plug, pull it and clean theaccumulated carbon off the firing end, re-gap and replace. See ifthat fixes the problem. You'll probably have to do them all to findthe cyclinder that is misfiring. If that fails, buy a new set ofspark plug wires and replace. Finally, check ( Full Answer )

How do you fix a cylinder misfire in a 1996 Chevy V8 5L?

First thing is to find out why it is missing. On a 14 year old engine replace the spark plugs and wires if you have not done so recently. Also see if the fuel injector is working properly on the cylinder with the miss. If this is not the problem then run a compression test to see if there is a blown ( Full Answer )