changed cap and rotor plugs and wires. and now wont start as if it is in wrong firing order but I have checked and I have it right

Asked by Nov 27, 2014 at 07:57 PM about the Dodge Ram 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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idle is rough. wont stay running. need suggestions

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You will have to find Top Dead Center of #1 cylinder and calibrate it with #1 wire on the distributor ... sounds like you moved the distributor and it out of timing

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