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How do you put the spark plug wires back in the correct order on a 1987 Lincoln?

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You dont say what engine you have but this is the most commmon. The cylinders are numbered 1-2-3-4 front to back on the pass. side and 5-6-7-8 on the drivers. Pull the #1 plug and bump the starter and when you feel the piston come up on compression, turn the engine slowly intil the timing mark is on top deae center. Pull the cap and where the rotor is pointing is where #1 wire goes. Then contimue with the wires. 1-5-4-2-6-3-7-8 in a counterclockwise direction. #1 wire should be just to the right of center in the back when viewed from the front of the engine unless it has been changed.

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