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Rough idle , car run good after 1000 rpm ,did a compression check 125 a cyl , new timing chain , tensor,guides,intake valves, headgaskets,

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    Boyd Bono May 11, 2010

    no i did not do a comppresonb test as i have no tester but ido suspect low comp

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So by the timing chain issue , you have a 2.7l v6, was it rough idle before the chain replacement, if no than your chains are out of time by 1 or 2 teeth, on cam gears, this is a delicate motor on timing, of course a compression test would a have been first to do before any teardown. GOOD LUCK RDJRP

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Change the plugs and wires.

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