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1990 Toyota Camry Question: what is usually wrong with distributor inside? need help.

 

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ebans777, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Las Vegas, NV, January 25, 2012, 16:35
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distributor no spark and engine turning.

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    gmc4me January 25, 2012, 18:11
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    Do you have good spark from ignition coil? Start there and if thats ok check for spark at spark plugs. As you asked the distributor cap gets oxidation buid up on points and rotor. This will cause misfires over time due to the spark traveling to a path of less resistance.

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    ebans777, February 03, 2012, 07:38
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    i will check the ignition coil first., is that usually gets bad over the time inside the distributor? thanks

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