bpc6es- brand new- actually, they did not look wet- just a small bit of soot-all plugs looked the same. i went back out to start the cold engine. at first it would not fire at all. after some cranking i got it to start- still running very rough although idle is around 1k, and now check engine light is on w/ cold motor. it seems as though the longer it runs, the rougher it gets w/ more hunting. i was thinking spark, but i grounded a plug at each wire and had blue spark-not super hot- but looked ok. maybe i am losing spark under compression? i cracked the banjo bolt at the rail again while running and had fuel spraying out. i guess it could be a weak fuel pump, but my experience is that the pump just dies and give a no start. i forget- does a bad amm trigger a check engine light?
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- 1989 na 5spd-CAR RUNS LIKE IT JUMPED TIME, t, Thu, 8 Mar 2012 14:23:05
- I thought only DeLoreans could do that, Notnoel , Fri, 9 Mar 2012 12:31:19
- i have another thought. have a good look at wires, Nicknick , Thu, 8 Mar 2012 23:14:11
- Re: 1989 na 5spd-CAR RUNS LIKE IT JUMPED TIME, GTW, Thu, 8 Mar 2012 17:08:32
- Re: 1989 na 5spd-CAR RUNS LIKE IT JUMPED TIME, Justin VanAbrahams, Thu, 8 Mar 2012 14:25:38
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