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Old 11-10-2019, 12:58 PM
Jft Jft is offline
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Default 2.8 l slow spark when checking for spark

Driving down highway then truck just quit,still cranks but will not start i check for spark ,yes it has spark but its to slow does not fire like it should. Changed coil with used one checked wires ok need help.
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Old 11-11-2019, 05:40 AM
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Default Re: 2.8 l slow spark when checking for spark

The 2.8 has timing gears, the orig cam gear is plastic, most likely its came apart, if that's the problem, and you replace, the new cam gear will be alum, and the crank gear will need to be replaced also for the teeth to mesh right.
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