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99 chevy malibu 3.1

I removed all my plug wires without marking them now when i installing back even looking at the chilton book it still wont start and backfire , the eng is 3.1 v6 .do you connect the cyl no# to the no# on the coil? i've tried that and still no luck, any sugestion?

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This is the Firing Order with Picture.
Let me know if this Help you.....


99 chevy malibu 3.1 - 155d4c5.jpg

Posted on Oct 04, 2009

Testimonial: "i don't know who u r, but thanks for the info. the chilton book i got,the coils packs and no#1 cyl are at the wrong location"

  • d_5022 Apr 25, 2011

    this picture is backwards! When I removed the intake manifold, the numbers I found indicate cyl. 2-4-6 in back(closest to firewall). It throws me off cause normally, cyl#1 is going to be the first cyl on the forwardmost head (which is in back)) firing order is 523614-left to right. Chilton is wrong.

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