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When the motor is at normal running temp and i turn the truck off it will not start till it cools down

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There is a very good chance that the module is going bad. This module is bolted to the side of the distributor. You need a special socket to get it off. I think it is a 5.5mm. When one is going bad, it will not let it start when it is hot.

When you are trying to start the vehicle you need to determine if you have spark and fuel. Use a tester to check spark, if no spark, I would start with the module.

Posted on Apr 27, 2010

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U will need to replace the TFI ignition module and the distributor stator to cure this, the TFI is mounted on the distributor, the stator is in side and you will need to remove the distributor and pull the shaft out to replace it.

Posted on Apr 27, 2010

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