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I had intermittent starting problems...
I had intermittent starting problems. Engine would miss while accelerating. Light raps to distributor and coil would allow a start. Engine would stop missing after warm up. Replaced coil, plugs, wires. Started, ran pretty good for two days. Now, won't start.
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Jeep Mechanic: Chris, Shop Foreman replied 3 years ago
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Hello and welcome to just answer. This sounds like a failed cam sensor in the distributor or a bad crank shaft position sensor on the top left of the transmission bell housing. If you have a scan tool or code reader, check and see if there are any related codes for the cam or crank sensor and replace the sensors . The only other thing it may be is a problem with the PCM (engine computer. If there are no codes at all, then suspect the PCM and have it replaced. I Hope this information helps, and let me know if you need more assistance with this. Chris
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Hello again, just checking back to see if you received my answer. Let me know if you did not and I will send it again.
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