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I have a 2000 Ford Ranger 4x4 3.0 engine. I replaced the spark pug wires but now it has a miss in it. How does the wires go back on? I want to make sure I put them on right.

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Have to agree with bg83, usually if everything was done right , check the coil pack numbers printed in it , goes 1234-then 6-5, see the change 6-5? ..that happen to me with the same symptoms..hope this help you too !

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If it wasn't missing before you changed the wires, it's most likely you crossed one of the wires. Find out the firing order on your vehicle, this will tell you which one is crossed. when ever you change wires, it's best to do it one wire at a time. Hope this helps.

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