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Cal wrote at 2014-02-23 15:06:25
Guys, I'm so happy to be able to find a question that's very simply to my car's problem. I also have a misfire on cyclinder #3. I've switched out coil packs but I'm still getting a misfire on #3 when I disconnect the wiring from this cyclinder. Could this be an igniter problem.  

The troubles codes I've retrieved, are 14 and 31. Lastly, can an igniter be bad if the car starts, however, it takes quite a few cranks for it to start, also it stumbles periodically while driving, and the check engine light intermittently blinks rapidly.  


Cal wrote at 2014-02-23 15:06:49
Guys, I'm so happy to be able to find a question that's very simply to my car's problem. I also have a misfire on cyclinder #3. I've switched out coil packs but I'm still getting a misfire on #3 when I disconnect the wiring from this cyclinder. Could this be an igniter problem.  

The troubles codes I've retrieved, are 14 and 31. Lastly, can an igniter be bad if the car starts, however, it takes quite a few cranks for it to start, also it stumbles periodically while driving, and the check engine light intermittently blinks rapidly.  


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