replaced cap and rotor and now van runs worse

Asked by Jan 10, 2016 at 04:17 PM about the 2002 Chevrolet Astro LS AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

used different bolts on each side of the rotor they are longer.   Could this be
why engine is clunking and making noises when i drive it?

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Not sure, did you use the right cap and rotor? Spark plug wires in the correct position? Maybe you crossed some.

yes to all your questions tom

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