Question: What Does A Bad Distributor Cap Look Like

I Recently Had A New Distributor Cap Put On My Car And Two People Told Me It Was Not New. How Cn I Tell

I live in Houston and the distributor cap cost me $300.00 without the labor. Let me correct this... I'm told by the mechanic who did the work that he put a new "rebuilt" distributor in my car. Do you think I paid too much for the distributor. Plus, my car is now running rough which wasn't the case before the new distributor. ...

1979 351 Windsor Stock Distributor Gear Diameter

I am having a problem installing my distributor. I am rebuilding a 79 351 windsor using stock parts except for the distributor. It is a Mallory distributor. When I try to install the distributor it gets caught up and won't seat all the way on the engine block. I have it set on TDC while trying the install. Does anyone know how big the distributor gear is supposed to be? The distributor gear and cam gear don't seem to mesh ...

How Do I Install A HEI Distributor On A Ford 302

Hello I want to upgrade my distributor to a electronic ignition system. I currently have a old type point type distributor. Can anybody tell me how to remove my old distributor and how to install a HEI distributor in my 1966 mustang? ...

89 S10, Wanting To Replace The Ignition Control Module, And Probably The Pick Up Coil In The Distributor..

Autozone online is saying that the distributor has to be removed to change these parts, im wondering if i should buy a whole new distributor, but a new one cost $140, if i just buy the parts its only like $60.. anyone know how long it takes to swap out a distributor?? just trying to be cost efficient yet get my truck to stop stalling after driving for a half hour. i never have messed with a distributor before so ...

My Distributor Keeps Dying. What Could Cause This

The distributor on my '98 4WD Nissan Pathfinder has gone out 3 times in the past 6 months. Is there a sensor or other electrical device that may be causing this? The cap and connections to it are usually fine so it must be something inside the distributor. Unfortunately, they don't sell just the coils or parts anymore so nobody has looked inside to see what may have failed. Any clues? They think its the distributor because its not firing ...

Hi I Need Help With The Chevy Firing Order On The Distributor Cap

I know its 18436572 but i have a hei distributor with vacuum advance and i was wondering would you where i can find like a diagram of the distributor cap so i can connect the spark plug wires. my distributor is not points style its hei style high electronic ignition its a 350 but it has been stroked or bored to a 383 ...

95 Honda Civic Ex What Is Causing The Distributor Cap To Keep Malfunctioning

The car was working fine and then it quit on the side of the road, so we replaced the distributor cap, then a week after that we replaced it again, now we just got another distributor cap ( yes the third one ) and the car wont even crank now - what could be causing the distributor cap to quit working - repeatedly ? good idea but we put new rotor, new cap, new plugs, and new wires !!!!!!! somebody give me some ...

I Have A 66 C10 Pickup, Its Been Sitting For 10 Years,and I Cant Get Ne Sparks From My Distributor Points

I took everything out except the engine and the distributor and replaced it the engine and distributor are the same, Every time I try to start the truck the belt turns and everything but Im not getting ne spark from the distributor points. Can some body help me with this ...

Question About A Distributor Cap And The Radiator

I took my 93 Corolla to get a new radiator. After the guy installed it, he cleaned the engine, but damaged the distributor because he said "there was a crack in the distributor cap," which caused the distributor itself to get wet. He now wants to charge me 300 dollars more to get a new distributor. Would this have caused the radiator to crack? ...

Can You Repair The Wires On A 1989 Audi 80 Distributor

My husband changed the distributor cap and rotor and now no spark. I called the tec and he said he had broken in the broken wires to the distributor or timing belt. Can the wires are fixed without buying a new distributor? ...