changed spark plugs in 1998 honda civic due to one spark plug misfiring. car started up but stop. car will not start.

Asked by Sep 07, 2013 at 10:04 AM about the 1998 Honda Civic

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the car has about 200,000 miles but before the change of spark plugs car was working,.

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Re-check all your connections, maybe you forgot to plug something in or crossed the wires. Hoses too.

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I check the connections, it still did not work. I put old spark plugs back in and still do not work.

Make sure your plug wires are on like this..click on the image

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And make sure coil wire to distributor didn't get accidentally pulled off firing order 1..3...4...2

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