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I got the code cylinder 2 misfire. My mechanic checked spark

Customer Question

I got the code for a cylinder 2 misfire. My mechanic checked spark plugs, etc. - everything checks, so he says the only other thing it could be is very $$$ valve work. This morning, the check engine light went out! What should I do?
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Customer: No.
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Customer: 59,000 miles. Seems to run a little rough at idling , sometimes (rarely) starts rough, otherwise runs fine
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chrysler
Expert:  Jared D replied 1 year ago.

It really all depends on how much diagnosis your mechanic has done thus far.

I agree that if he has changed the plug, could and injector then the only thing left that could cause a misfire would be valve related. However, it could be something as simple as carbon buildup on the valves that aren't allowing them to seat properly.

The mechanic should perform compression and leak down tests to determine the condition of the valve without dissasembly of the engine.

Do you want to try performing these tests yourself?

Did the mechanic change the coil, plug and injector?

What year and model is your vehicle?

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