How to Troubleshoot a Chevy Distributor?

Answer The distributor on your Chevrolet vehicle is the device that sends the initial spark from turning the ignition on to the spark plugs in order to start the engine. If the distributor fails, you will... Read More »

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How to Troubleshoot a 1998 Chevy Blazer Distributor?

If the distributor on your 1998 Chevy Blazer is starting to go bad, your vehicle may experience rough idling, it may have trouble accelerating, or it may fail to start at all. Although there could ... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a 1998 Chevy Truck's Distributor?

The distributor of your 1998 Chevy truck directs the initial high voltage spark into different plugs that ignite the truck's ignition system, thus initiating the combustion of fuel to power the eng... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot an HEI Distributor?

The HEI (high energy ignition) system, commonly used on General Motors-Delco Remy vehicles does not use breaker points to fire the cylinders in the vehicle, but uses a triggered pulse from a contro... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a GM HEI Distributor Spark Plug?

The distributor spark plug on a GM HEI distributor provides the electrical spark necessary to ignite the gasoline inside a combustion engine. However, if you're experiencing a rough idle or having ... Read More »