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What is the firing order and spark plug connection?

I need to know how to connect disributor to the spark plugs

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    wolfpackicu May 11, 2010

    is this vehicle a 2wd or 4wd and is it a v6 or v8? 4.0, 4.6. or a 5.0 motor in the vehicle? I await your feedback

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4.0L OHV Firing Order Firing order for the 4.0 liter OHV V6 is

  • 1-4-2-5-3-6
4.0L SOHV Firing Order Firing order for the 4.0 liter SOHV V6 is
  • 1-4-2-5-3-6
5.0L Firing Order Firing order for the 5.0 liter V8 is
  • 1-3-7-2-6-5-4-8
How to Find the Cylinder Order V6 When standing in the front of the vehicle the cylinders are numbered 1-3 up the passenger's side and 4-6 up the driver's side. How to Find the Cylinder Order V8 When standing in the front of the vehicle the cylinders are numbered 1-4 up the passenger's side and 5-8 up the driver's side.

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Fig. 2.2L Engine Firing Order: 1-3-4-2 Distributorless ignition system
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