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kkpjice7 07-20-2012 05:26 AM

need answers
 
I have a 2000 BMW 5281 I had my spark plugs changed and one hour later my car was shaking (misfiring). I had my car checked and was getting codes multiple cylinder misfire which are 1 2 and 6. I had no problems at all until I had my spark plugs changed out.Can someone tell me what this issue can be.:dunno:

Josh429er 08-13-2012 12:14 AM

Smells like bad sparkplugs, I don't know about this car, but my conquest hates all but maybe 3 sparkplugs. Some sparkplugs for some reason just don't work with certain cars. Get a new set of sparkplugs regularly used by other owners, check gap and try again. It is possible to get crap plugs brand new.

Shorte 08-17-2012 06:30 AM

Sounds like the gap isn't set correctly on the spark plugs. It's an old response but maybe it'll help someone else.

Piercelip12 07-13-2013 01:32 AM

need answers
 
It might be the ignition coil


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