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96 toyota paseo 1 cylinder not getting fire?


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houndhunter
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Nov 14, 2012, 12:25 PM

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My 96 toyota paseo is only running on 3 cylinders right now and i cand figure it out the plugs and wires are new and the coil packs are good and the cylinder has good compression but its not getting fire and the engine light is on Mad


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Nov 14, 2012, 12:37 PM

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What's the code number being set?



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houndhunter
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Nov 14, 2012, 12:42 PM

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Idk i havent take n it anywhere to get it tested


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Nov 14, 2012, 12:44 PM

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That's where you start.



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houndhunter
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Nov 14, 2012, 12:46 PM

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Where can i take it?


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Nov 14, 2012, 12:58 PM

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If you have an Autozone or Advanced auto in your area, they will read them for free. Just get the number from them. Don't let them diagnose anything or sell you anything as they are not qualified.



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houndhunter
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Nov 14, 2012, 1:03 PM

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Ok il run up there and get the number then and let you kno asap


houndhunter
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Nov 14, 2012, 3:25 PM

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They tested it and it said it was the o2 senser how does that have to deal with my cylinder not getting fire?


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Nov 14, 2012, 3:29 PM

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I told you I need the number, not some kids diagnosis.



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houndhunter
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Nov 14, 2012, 3:32 PM

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They wouldnt give me a number thats all they would tell me


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Nov 14, 2012, 3:55 PM

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They told you nothing. There are at least 30 different 0/2 codes and they all mean something different and rarely is it that you need a new 0/2 sensor.



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houndhunter
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Nov 14, 2012, 4:02 PM

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Ok well with out the code what could it be ?


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Nov 14, 2012, 4:10 PM

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Get a real code reading would be a start. That or if you are sure there is no spark to one cylinder try swapping a plug with another that works or wire and see if the problem follows. If random this will not prove anything. If one, that spark plug would show something vs another. Spark test that one wire to plug so you can really see it.

New parts can be bad. If just a spark plug was dropped it might have a crack in insulation that didn't show up right away. Keep driving this you'll need more than the source problem so find it as fast as you can,

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Nov 14, 2012, 4:42 PM

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Without pulling the codes first, here is what you use.






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