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1981 cadillac eldorado firing order 6.0 v8 8-6-4 on distributor and motor

I need the wiring diagram to show me which cylinder is which on the motor and the order the cylinders spark plug wires are plugged into the distributor.

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SOURCE: Ignition Wiring

Hi,

To my knowledge, firing order is 1-8-4-3-6-5-7-2 clockwise on the distributor cap with the Number 1 post pointed towards the Number 1 cylinder. The cylinders are numbered 1-3-5-7 (front towards the back) driver side while the passenger side/bank are numbered 2-4-6-8 (likewise front to back).

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Posted on Jun 04, 2008

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SOURCE: 1992 Isuzu Rodeo Distributor wires

Hi,

On the 3.2L distriburorless ignition, the firing order is a straight 1-2-3-4-5-6.

Cylinder numbering .

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Hope this works for you

Posted on Jul 05, 2008

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SOURCE: 1992 Isuzu Rodeo Distributor wires 3.1L engine

Hi,
Isuzu seem to have complicated things by changing engines, firing orders and even direction of rotation! As you can see, they've numbered the cylinders the other way than the 3.2L.

The Firing sequence for the 3.1 (traditional distributor) 6 cylinder is as follows -

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If you take the distributor cap off, there should be a "No.1" formed on the inside. Stick a lead on this before you put the cap back on and go from there.
As leads are different lengths, you may have to swap a few to find the best fit.

I think 2 of them will look out of place - but that's the way it's designed. Just make use of clips for holding them neatly.

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Posted on Jul 06, 2008

Molson02536
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SOURCE: Spark Plug Wire Sequence

Your firing order is 1-5-3-6-2-4 and your #1 is the cap terminal the 3 O'clock from the front so that would be the one towards the driver's fender and the rotor rotates clock wise. So the next post would go to the #5 cylinder. Hope this helps friend. Keep me posted, be glad to help you get your truck running 100%.

Posted on Jul 03, 2009

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SOURCE: diagram of dodge dakota 1988 3.9 liter firing

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I do not know if you still need this information, but I am going ahead and answering it anyway.


The Dodge 3.9L (238 cubic inch) Engine from 1988 thru 1996 is the same:

Firing Order:
1-6-5-4-3-2

Cylinders:
(back of engine)
6........5
4........3
2........1
(front of engine)

Distributor:
(back)
........3.....(+)-screw
..2
..................4
.1
.................5
(+)......6
(front)

Rotation Direction:
CLOCKWIZE

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