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Old 09-13-2012, 02:37 PM   #61
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At lunch pulled codes, cylinder misfire 2 as usual.
Will put new coil on tonight at home.

unrelated news: My KYB struts for my Tibby came in
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Old 09-13-2012, 08:34 PM   #62
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Where to begin? Oh I know I'll start by leaving the room and smoking then I'll update yall.
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Old 09-13-2012, 09:04 PM   #63
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K. Let's begin class.
Today we will learn what NOT to do.
First, dont drop your only torque bit into a hot engine without a magnet around.
Second, AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH. ignition coils from hot engines.

Okay so I replaced the ignition coil. Prolly didnt need to. when i pulled off the plug it was basically disassembled inside and I think that was the actual problem because of that rubber gasket thingy not being seated properly. Meh.

Side note: Also put on my smoked 3rd brake light

K so I started the car. And it looked good then the idle went up and down up and down and shit. idk I'll post a video in a moment.

Also, If anyone has an automatic 03-04 go out get to 65 and throw it in neutral. What does it do?

So now... What do?

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Old 09-13-2012, 09:07 PM   #64
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I can try the throwing it into neutral thing at 65 tomorrow.
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Old 09-13-2012, 09:10 PM   #65
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As for the coil. It seemed to run smoother. We'll know tomorrow in the rain if it fixed the misfires. I think ym problem might stem from the alternator/air con. I know my problems are worse with air con. No visible throttle respone increase, but the hesitation seemed to be easier.

If I didn't love modding cars, this car would piss me the off.
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Old 09-13-2012, 09:16 PM   #66
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Check out the Texas area section for the TX nightly boredom thread. You should try to make it out to one of our meets some times.
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Old 09-13-2012, 09:17 PM   #67
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Down for the meets. I guess.

I did replace it and it is the good stuff.
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Old 09-13-2012, 10:18 PM   #68
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So jelly, all I got is dirt, or really all I can afford is dirt lol

Check the meets out sometime, we have a ton of fun, lots of times they turn into install meets and stuff lol
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Old 09-13-2012, 10:20 PM   #69
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Maybe. It's weird meeting up in an mpg mod hot hatch.
especially before I give it stance.
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Don't worry about stance. Im still in 4x4 mode until I get around to getting some struts/shocks.
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