i have a 93 civic with the 1.5 sohc. i changed the cap and rotor and now it wont start. whats wrong?

Asked by Sep 25, 2007 at 02:03 PM about the 1993 Honda Civic

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Hi murphy, You probably crossed the spark plug wires. You need to figure out the order the wires go in on the cap. Buy a Chilton or Haynes manual or contact your Honda dealership to figure this out. Good luck!

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crossed wires, take dvigano's advice

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check to make sure the rotor is on secure,check to see if you have spark.

fireing order ia 1324 disturibor cap should have num.1 on itthe plugs go 1234 in head roter turns clock wise. put wires in 1324,should start.

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