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Won't my husband changed the plugs bc we had a misfire that kept getting worse. He then ran it down the road, ran fine, but then died. Towed home and started it a couple of time, after that it stopped starting, then eventually stopped cranking, and now nothing.

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  • Anonymous Sep 10, 2008

    I changed the spark plugs and the engine is still miss firing. what can i do to slove this problem?

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