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Poor starting when colder than -15c

1990 chev pick up with 305 throttle bore inject. when temp is colder than -15c it is hit and miss to start. cranks good. when it doesn't start i have checked and there is no spark. keep trying to start and then it will go.have replaced coil, cap, rotor, plugs and wires.

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In the 1988's to the 94's they had a lot of distributor's go bad. I know it sounds funny but I have worked on them for over 20 years. You can replace the module or the pickup coil in the distributor, which is about the only two parts you haven't changed, and still not start but if you buy a rebuilt distributor it would most likely solve your problem.

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