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1998 Subaru Forester Base 4dr Manual NA Pkg AWD

1998 Subaru Forester
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All Wheel Drive, 4 Door, 4WD Special Purpose
21 mpg city / 27 mpg hwy
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May 24, 2012, 8:06 pm

Stanley L

Question: scan tool dtc misfire cyl.#2

what should i test re: this dtc? thanks

May 29, 2012, 11:15 pm

Richard W
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I would start off with replacing the spark plug and wire. Retest to c if the missfirre is no longer there.

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May 30, 2012, 8:12 pm

Stanley L

i always TEST PARTS and systems ect. not a parts replacer any ideas?

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June 3, 2012, 6:59 pm

Richard W
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Swop the plug with another cylinder to see if it fire goes with the plug. If it does then you know you need plug. If it stays then swop the wire. If it stays at #2 you will need to check your compression. If that is fine you only have one thing left and thats the injector.

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