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Old 11-30-2003, 01:21 PM
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distributor cap and rotor

does changing out these items require special DIY skills? any instructions?
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Old 12-01-2003, 12:34 AM
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It's a little tight but there's really nothing to it. The parts are suprisingly expensive - you might want to inspect the old before you buy.
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Old 12-01-2003, 01:19 AM
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any pics?
the mechanic inspected and thinks the cap is burnt and needs replacement.
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Old 12-01-2003, 01:40 AM
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The DIY section at this site features a how-to on this subject.

http://www.peachparts.com/Wikka/M119DistCapRotor
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Old 12-01-2003, 01:47 AM
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this is just what l was looking for. thanks much.
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Old 12-01-2003, 09:23 PM
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Man, the caps and rotors for the M119 are insanely overpriced!
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