I have a 1994 Mercury Capri(nonturbo) mechan says I need new distribitor, don't have the money yet, it stalls and I'm not sure how long I can drive on this?

Asked by Feb 11, 2013 at 12:12 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Until it quits. A bad distributor may leave you stranded but I see no harm going on until then

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