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1994 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Question: IT only runs on four cylinders



dhotrod55, Arlington, TN, January 26, 2012, 09:21

Mr car will only run on four cylinders,I have replaced both coils and checked the distributors but It still wont run on all eight cylinders...any advice

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    February 11, 2012, 09:39

    check the timing,if one of the chain rail breaks the chain will jump a cog on the chain sprocket,this will usually be on the drivers side. you can check by pulling wires on either side.

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