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Cylinder 2 misfire on error code

(1999 Chevrolet Malibu)
in Burley, ID on March 14, 2018
Check engine light began flashing, car was idling rough, can't get up to speed. Thought changing spark plugs and wires would help, it's still running the same, changed the ignition coil for cylinders 2 and 5, still runs the same. Car sometimes wants to die when stopping, also hard to get it started and once it starts there is an overwhelming smell off gas. Spark plugs and worked a have been triple checked everything was done properly.
What seems to make the problem better or worse? Nothing I have noticed, I'm not driving it right now.
How long have you had this problem? About a week
Tags: cylinder misfire, rough idle, hard to start, chevrolet, malibu
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on March 14, 2018
Check for ‘proper’ spark - Test compression - Test for fuel njector pulse using noid light - Test for correct injector *operation*..
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on March 14, 2018

Professional quality scanner is invaluable for this type of TESTING / diagnosis.


Re-check firing order! .... See the link above.

Good luck!
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