How to Remove a Distributor Cap and Rotor?

Answer If your SUV, truck or car begins to misfire or not start at all, it may be because the distributor and rotor need to be changed. The distributor and the distributor cap receive electric signals fro... Read More »

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How to Remove an AC Delco Distributor Rotor on a 1991-1993 Chevrolet S10?

AC Delco is a brand of GM Service and Parts Operations, and as such, it manufactures many components found in the 1991 to 1993 Chevrolet S-10 trucks. One of these components is the rotor, which is ... Read More »

How to Take Off the Distributor Cap Rotor?

Distributor caps and rotors relay the ignition spark from the distributor to the spark plugs in the proper timing to fire the engine. Most caps and rotors are past their prime at roughly 24,000 mil... Read More »

How to Change a Distributor Cap and Rotor?

The distributor cap and the rotor underneath the cap are very important aspects of your car's ignition system. The spark plug wires are connected to the distributor cap; and as the rotor turns with... Read More »

How to Detect a Bad Distributor Cap & Rotor?

The distributor cap and rotor work together to distribute the energy from the coil to each individual spark plug. As the rotor is turned by the distributor shaft, its metal contact passes each indi... Read More »