Dodge Neon Problem Report

Dodge Neon Engine Misfire Due to Oil in Spark Plug Tubes

(34 reports)

Spark plug tube seals fail, causing the tubes to fill with engine oil and the engine to misfire. As a result, the engine may run poorly and fuel economy can suffer.

my car has been smoking bad for about a month going through 8 quarts of oil throughout the week. and i mean they would go empty the other day my car started shaking really really bad and at a red light would act like it wanted to stall . i change the valve gasket and the spark plugs but the spark plus valve seals we cant get out Any ideas how to get them out seems they are dry rotted . I took it to pep boys and they did the check engine light scan and said it was a misfire on #2 i was told a tune up would help anyone else fix the problem yet ? how'd you do it . -
Check engine light came on, code reader gave number 1 misfire. Replaced spark plugs, but have not replaced seals yet. -
i change my plugs and push tube down -
Same problem w/ tube seals. Any solutions? -
I have the engine light on and poorly on driving -
Engine would hesitate..stutter, especially noticeable at stop lights or low idle conditions. Replacing spark plugs and found heavy oil on the plugs when I pulled them out, heavy dripping oil, on spark plugs 2,3 and 4. -
Cylinder miss fire -
my car isn't getting any spark any fire In it wont crank -
my car dose not leak -
spark plug tubes of filling up with oil in the car to misfire -
there is oil in my cylinder for the spark plug and its cousing a misfire. how do i fix it -
it had very bad pick up, checked spark plug and all but 1 was filled with oil, had to change the plugs and the seals. -
cycl misfire 4# -
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