What is a cylinder misfire in a car?

Answer An engine misfire in a car is exactly what the name implies. It's when one or more of the engine's cylinders is not firing as it should, resulting in power loss, rough driving and ignition difficul... Read More »

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How to Fix a Cylinder 1 Misfire in a 1996 Saturn?

Misfires are a common problem among cars, particularly older ones, when a lack of spark, fuel, air or compression occurs. Diagnosing and fixing a misfire takes skill because of the multiple compone... Read More »

What Are the Causes of a Cylinder Misfire in a 1999 Cougar?

The 1999 Cougar is a compact car developed by carmaker Mercury. The 4-cylinder-engine, front-wheel-drive, four-sitter sports hatchback is well-rated despite public complaints about engine misfiring... Read More »

How to Fix a Plymouth Neon Cylinder Misfire?

Several problems may cause your Plymouth Neon cylinders to misfire. The problem could be located in the ignition secondary system, carburetor, fuel injection or even the exhaust gas recirculation (... Read More »

How to Check the Engine Cylinder for a Misfire?

Engines need to fire on all cylinders for smooth operation and optimum performance. A number of reasons account for a cylinder miss, or multiple cylinder misses. The cylinders require a measured am... Read More »