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help me please! ignition leads

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by A3ANDYF, Oct 4, 2010.

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    I dont no the order they go in. my friend mucked them up. the coil pack is marked A B C D. :thrashi:

    thanks
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    coils packs go in any order.....

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    its worse than what it was before i changed the leads.
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    What leads? What engine are we talking about here?
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    its a 99 1600. was runnning on 3 cylinders. so i think it was the ignition leads so i got new ones. and when i was putting them on. mucked up the order of them and now it wont even start.
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    Ahhhh, that info would of been useful in the initial post.

    Not sure, but the normal firing order for a 4 cyl engine is 1-3-4-2.
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    so A C D B?
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    If thats what's marked on the coil pack, then yes, I would think so.
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    no joy its really struggling to start now. time to give up i think
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    Sorry I can't be more help dude, but the 1.6 engine isn't my speciality....

    I would be very surprised if it's not marks on the coil pack somewhere?
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    ok thanks for your help anyway. i will have another go tommorow and if no luck will take it to a garage.
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