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Misfires when the engine warms up

This is a 3.0 liter engine and the problem has gotten progressively worse. The car has 82,000 on it so I assume it was plugs, changing the plugs made no difference. The problem is particularly noticeable when shifting into OD.

Any suggestions or help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks,

Ron

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Hi Ron

Sounds more like the ignition coil pack (coil on plug) that is intermittently breaking down.

Whip out the plugs again, see if you can see one slightly oily, or abnormal.

If so, replace that coil and it should solve your issue.

Hope this is of help.

John.

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