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cylinder 2 misfire

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by tacomazach, Jul 22, 2011.

  1. Jul 22, 2011 at 8:19 PM
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    tacomazach

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    Hey tonight I felt my engine start sputtering and acting funny. I had to drive it a little before a code came up. It says its cylinder 2 misfire. I plan on changing the plug and wire in the morning, but I just wanted to confirm which cylinder it is. It's the 3.4L. So the cylinder two whould be the cylinder on the driver side closest to the radiator correct?
     
  2. Jul 22, 2011 at 8:38 PM
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    chris4x4

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  3. Jul 22, 2011 at 8:53 PM
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    tacomazach

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    Thanks chris
     
  4. Jul 22, 2011 at 10:58 PM
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    could it be a coil pack?
     
  5. Jul 23, 2011 at 5:35 AM
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    Could be but I'm gonna start with the plug then wire
     
  6. Jul 23, 2011 at 9:10 AM
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    yea i would probably do the same..
     
  7. Jul 23, 2011 at 9:25 AM
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    It ended up being the wire. all is good now
     
  8. Jul 23, 2011 at 12:26 PM
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    Good job man!
     
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