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Hello! About 5mos. ago,I was driving and my car just quit. The oil light on my dashboard came on and it wouldn't start. It was hard to turn, but we pushed it out of the street. After sitting there for awhile, tried to start the car, but it would only turn over, but will not start. Had someone to look at it, said the coil pack and crankshaft sensor was bad, ...
Hi fried, my coil pack and i got a new one and it still wont start because i get no spark from the coil pack to the spark plugs and when i put the new one on 1 and 4 get hot on the coil pack
My Honda Accord was flooded in 3 feet of water. Once car dried, spark plugs and coil packs were removed to check for water, they were dry. The oil was changed due to water being in the oil after flood. Now the car makes a constant fast tapping sound when running. What could be causing this and can you please tell me what to do further.
I was driving at about 60mph and something broke and the motor started missing. After stopping and looking under the hood and finding no obvious problems. I took of and in the lower gears she ran smooth but started missing around 50 mph. A week later she just died and we have narrowed it down to the spark at the plugs. Replace the coil pack, camshaft ...
While driving home my car was driving perfectly, then 50 minutes later it started to miss. i pressed the gas pedal, then it shut off. i pulled to the side of the road facing down a hill and i tried to jump start it but it still would not start. I checked the spark plug wires there was no current in them. So then i installed a new distributor with new plugs ...
Im haveing a starting issue my car did not wanted to start i checked the spark plug wires and there was no current. i then installed a new distributor with new spark plugs with new wires and new coil pack now the car has current . it wants to start but just won't turn over. Something I forgot to mention earlier: before i installed the new spark plugs ...

My 2006 mercury Milan needs ignition coil packs.I found a 6 pack on eBay for $45 ..do you think they will last and should I be worried about performance issues considering price. Im on a low income budget and $45 is a cheap still compared to $100-300.


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