I have an 04 GMC Envoy 6 cylinder 4.2. The service engine soon light came on this morning and was running a little rough. We ran around a little bit before stopping at Auto Zone, they hooked up there tester and said you have a misfire in cylinder 4. They said it could be spark plugs or maybe a clogged injector. I bought some spark plugs and went home. I shut the car off and restarted a couple of hours later and the service engine light did not come back on and it seemed to run fine. Any ideas?

Mark Olson
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Asked by Mark Jun 08, 2014 at 07:09 PM about the 2004 GMC Envoy XL SLT 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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dandyoun
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Could have been some water in your gas if you did not change anything. But most times it's the plugs or plug wires(boots)or coils that cause this code.

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Js08016
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If you have over 100,000 miles on it you're due for a tune up. Change the spark plugs and wires (or boots on coil overs). If it's never been tuned up yet you could have a spark plug or wire (boot) that's beginning to fail. HTH. -Jim

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