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Loss of power uphill backfire - 1996 Chevrolet C/K 3500

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    HAVE THE PLUG WIRES BEEN CHANGED?

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The distributor cap is a common problem on these truck an may need to be replaced.Also the catalytic converter may be plugged or pieces from the inside of it may have worked there way to the muffler and choked it off.These are the most common problems for power loss.

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Have the timeing checked

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Sounds like ignition break down, maybe time for a tune-up, plugs. wires, cap and rotor, don't forget fuel filter and air filter.

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