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1989 Caravan, engine misfires when trying to maintain any

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1989 Caravan, engine misfires when trying to maintain any constant speed in any gear, especially after engine is hot. Have replaced, distributor, plugs, wires but not the coil. Under strong acceleration doesn't seem to miss,
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the fuel filters?
Customer: Transmission is a standard tranny. No, have not changed fuel filters
JA: Are you fixing your Caravan yourself? What have you tried so far? Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Have it a shop, have replaced plugs, plug wires and distributor, have not replaced coil, however
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  kalamykid replied 2 months ago.

What size engine does your van have in it?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Small 4 Cylinder
Expert:  kalamykid replied 2 months ago.

Does it miss with the transmission in park?