engine misses and kicks back like it it jump time can it be the coil houising on 2001 Oldsmobile Alero

car has 180000 miles but timeing chain has no slack

by in Donaldson, AR on March 21, 2012
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ANSWER by , March 21, 2012
If your car has the 2.4 liter engine the coil cover can cause your problem. It could develop a hair line crack and cause a ignition missfire or cross fire two cylinders at same time. Its similar to a distributor cap on older cars.
COMMENT by , March 21, 2012
replaced coil houising, it fixed the problem