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I have a 97 454 vortex that shut down after 3 hours of

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I have a 97 454 vortex that shut down after 3 hours of running. I accelerated out of a corner and it shut down. Would not restart,and seemed to want to,but lightly backfiring. Will not start
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  mike switzer replied 11 months ago.

when is the last time you have changed your distributor cap?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Found the issue.
Distributor shaft damaged and locked in place. Timing jumped as well.
Expert:  mike switzer replied 11 months ago.

glad you found the issue. please dont forget to rate your service. thank you and have a good day.