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My 1990 chevy pickup just stopped running.

I have changed the fuel filter, spark plugs and checked to make sure it was getting fuel to the carb. How do I change the distributor cap?

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    this is a 15 min job have u looked at it?

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There should be 2 clips on from the rotor housing to the cap, pull the clips off and lift the cap, you will want to change the rotor inside as well. do not remove the spark plug wires from the old cap yet...replace the rotor, it will only go on one way, and put new cap on, it too should only go one way. now, one at a time, pull the plug wires and put them on the new cap that is mounted. this will ensure that you have them in the right order.

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