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I have a mitsubishi Magna V6 which I replace my distributor

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Hi, My name is***** have a mitsubishi Magna V6 which I replace my distributor and can't remember the firing order and can someone help me with the firing order?
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Customer: I replaced the distributor and tried using this firing 1-6,5-4,3-2 ,1-5,3-6,2-4 and 1-4,2-5,3-6 but my car could'nt start
JA: How many miles are on the car? How old is the battery?
Customer: The battery is a new one and the miles are 50 000km
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: Yes but with your assistance it would be great
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: The sparks are great and there is fuel and every is great but it could'nt start
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Customer: I reset the timing as well but as well but it's still the same
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Mitsubishi
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Here is the details of my car mitubishi magna V6 2004 Model ES Series and it's V shape engine
Expert:  Gary replied 4 months ago.

Hi there,

The firing order is 1,2,3,4,5,6.

Are you sure the distributor went back in with rotor button facing the same position as before removal?


Expert:  Gary replied 4 months ago.

The cap is numbered, not in firing order, just follow the cylinder numbers.

Expert:  Gary replied 4 months ago.

Hi again,

Do you still need help?

I hope my advice has been of assistance to you.

Kind regards


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