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1996 Plymouth Neon Question: backfiring

 

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tonahaney, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, SOHC, Turlock, CA, August 05, 2010, 22:13
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what makes a car backfire

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    mastertech6371 August 06, 2010, 05:45
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    spark occuring at the wrong time in the cylinder

    Roy

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    tonahaney, August 06, 2010, 22:15
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    what can i do to fix this problem?

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, August 06, 2010, 08:05
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    A lean mixture either caused by a vacuum leak (air induction hose or manifold leak) or insufficient fuel delivery can also cause a backfire or hesitation on acceleration.

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    tonahaney, August 06, 2010, 22:15
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    what can i do to fix this problem?

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