How to Replace the Distributor on a 1998 GMC Sonoma?

Answer If your GMC Sonoma is equipped with a V6 engine, the ignition system is controlled by the distributor. The four-cylinder engine has a distributorless ignition system. The shaft of the distributor s... Read More »

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How to Replace a 1998 GMC Sonoma Transfer Case Encoder Motor?

The transfer case encoder motor on the 1998 GMC Sonoma shifts the transfer case. The transfer case encoder motor is an integrated unit with two primary functions. The motor portion shifts the trans... Read More »

How to Locate the Crank Position Sensor on a 1998 GMC Sonoma?

The crankshaft position sensor--sometimes referred to as the CKP sensor--on a 1998 GMC Sonoma is responsible for sending a signal to the vehicle's ignition system, which the computer uses to refere... Read More »

How to Install Spark Plug Wires in a 1998 GMC Sonoma?

The base engine in the 1998 GMC Sonoma was a 2.2-liter 4-cylinder. A 4.3-liter V-6 was an optional upgrade for the truck. The average do-it-yourselfer can install the spark plug wires with little t... Read More »

How to Change a 1998 Dodge Dakota's Distributor?

When you turn the key in your Dodge Dakota, the distributor sends a spark from the coil to the spark plugs. The spark plugs then fire in order and help start your Dakota. If your spark plugs are in... Read More »