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Posted: Tue Aug 19, 2008 6:52 pm 
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my 98 el was missing up hills quite badly for a couple of days till
i changed all the leads, plugs and coil...it drives fine...in the city but under load even afetr all the new stuff.i can still tell it is missing ever so slightly...but yeah.. n e ideas?
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Posted: Tue Aug 19, 2008 9:00 pm 
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dizzy cap & rotor button

 

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Posted: Wed Aug 20, 2008 12:15 am 
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could also be the inlet manifold gasket ,on idle pour water over the inlet manifold section of the motor if you hear a sucking noise,or similar noise or it runs better ,cant quite remember,it could very well be the inlet manifold gasket,hope that helps...Vito.

 

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Posted: Wed Aug 20, 2008 1:09 am 
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yep, if that dont fix it, the headgasket could be on is way out.

 

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Posted: Wed Aug 20, 2008 5:27 pm 
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kk cheers boys!!!
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