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2002 Volkswagen Passat Question: Spark plug wire pops off



Titus Andronicus, Irma, WI, December 04, 2010, 00:35

the back spark plug wire pops up about a 1/4 inch causing that cylinder not to fire. Switched plugs and the wire boot but it still happens. Head gasket?

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    polaris_nut from Jay's Auto Repair, December 21, 2010, 09:23

    Try using OEM plugs and wires. A head gasket won't cause this. http://www.jaysauto.net if you need more help.

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