Before I replaced a coil on my 98 chevy malibu my car would shut off on me when at a stop or light but now that I replaced my coil like recommended my engine wont turn over just cranks kind of rough

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Asked by Martin Apr 27, 2014 at 02:39 AM about the 1998 Chevrolet Malibu LS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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magnum350
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did you unhook the battery to reset the computer after putting on new coil? if not try that. if it still does it then your ignition control module has a short

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98chevy malibu change coils plugs idlesrough whern at astop light

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