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Old 10-12-2010, 05:15 PM
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Default 1997 Eclipse spyder running on 2 cylinders

I have a 1997 eclipse spyder that i replaced the engine in.After finished it only ran on 2 cylinders. then i replaced the camshaft position sensor and crankshaft position sensor and it still ran on 2 cylinders. all 4 have spark and the 2 that fire (cylinders 3 and 4) have fuel. but when i switch 2 and 3 fuel injector wires then the 2 that fire are 2 and 4. so i thought it was something electrical so i replaced the ecu. no difference. When i bought the engine it had the distributer not the coil pack like mine.so a dealer said i had to get this piece called a cam position cylinder (ever heard of it?). i put it in before replacing everything else.is there a difference between the 2.0 cam position cylinder and the 2.4 like mine. What else can it be?

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check your fuel injectors perhaps if it fires the other pistons when you switch the wires, is it throwing a code?
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check your fuel injectors perhaps if it fires the other pistons when you switch the wires, is it throwing a code?
yea the code i get is telling me the camshaft position sensor but i already replaced that..when i disconnect the sensor it fires on all 4 but extremly rough
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