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1990 Buick Century Question: had new spark wires installed.car ran fine for a day then started back firing ?

 

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sandman3325, Derby, KS, January 03, 2014, 00:09
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1987buick century limted 2.5ltr

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    pushrod January 03, 2014, 01:11
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    Have the installer have another look at it.

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    sandman3325, January 03, 2014, 03:29
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    moms car,installer her friend... up to me he wouldnt have had the first look..not a wrencher myself but good at followin instructions to a T.. got all tools just need some direction..

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12205 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper January 03, 2014, 06:30
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    are the plugs good and which brand of wires did he use? poss wires are laying on exhaust

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    sandman3325, January 03, 2014, 08:39
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    uhh yeah...so ma's friend told her wrong story..what actually happened was he put on new wires-started car-put into drive-car died-wouldnt start again-turns over and acts like it wants to start??? found two wires with shiny copper ends but no plug attached and cant figure ou where they use to b connected?? could this b problem? i do apoligize for my ignorance!

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