How to Fix Cylinder Misfire?


To fix a cylinder misfire, first you must find out which cylinder it is. Use a scan tool to identify which one is misfiring. The misfire could be due to carbon buildup under the EGR valve. Other causes could be worn, fouled or damaged spark plugs.
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In order to fix a cylinder misfire you will need to find out why it is misfiring. There are a lot of things that can cause a misfire. Start by checking to see if your plugs or wires are fouled.
How to fix cylinder misfire depends on the cause. Possible causes of a misfire are a bad spark plug, a dirty fuel injector, a stuck valve, or the engine timing is off. A tune-up will fix all of these problems except a stuck valve or timing. A stuck valve would require removing the head of the engine and adjusting the valve by removing it with a spring compressor, cleaning the carbon deposit off of the valve and reinserting the valve . To adjust the timing, turn the distributor.
There are several ways to fix a cylinder misfire. The cylinder misfire may be caused by an ineffective spark plug. The misfire may also because by the lack of fuel.
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