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Dakota 87 engine stops while driving and will not then turn over

Engine drops out while driving and then need 20 minutes before it will turn over.

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When you get it running agin take some needle nose pliers and grab the wires coming out of the distributor, then kinda twist them back and forth!!
if the engine stumbles or stalls then that will confirm your problem!!
go to the parts house and purchase a magnetic pickup assy for the distributor!!

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