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I just replaced the lower intake gasket set on 97 K1500 5.7 vortec. It cranks and fires on what sounds like only one cylider. The fuel pressure is 50psi. The distributor was checked and installed by placing on #1tdc, then putting the rotor on the #8 mark on the housing. I have a scan tool available, please help.

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  • GusTWinds Jun 15, 2009

    Yes, everything is hooked up for the ignition system.

  • GusTWinds Jun 16, 2009

    Problem solved. Turns out that parts cleaner will cause the injectors to fail. Replaced the spider assembly and voila, it works.

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Stupid question. are all the spark plugs connected tight?

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