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When it rains it dies out after starting. Distributor set

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When it rains it dies out after starting. Distributor set replaces and ignition coil replace.
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Customer: After a long day of rain it will start and die out immediately Soon after the rain 24 hours it starts right up
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Customer: I have replace everything but the casing Wires for the spark plugs
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Pete replied 7 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.In some cases I may need more info to assist better.I apologize for any delay.

Inspect for any wiring connections in the engine and transmission area to see if any connections are loose or if the weather seal in the connector is allowing water to enter/moisture to enter.This is an issue related to moisture and the most common cause can be one of the connections on the engine harness allowing water to enter causing this fault here.I would check all connections for any issues.

If these are all found to be o.k. I would have the fault codes checked/read out to see what codes are coming up with this fault here.In some cases one or more codes can set related to this fault that will help locate and repair this issue here.In some cases I have seen the engine computer affected by the moisture internally needing replaced.

These will need checked into to locate and repair the fault here.

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