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Old 10-13-2012, 11:17 PM
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Well...It has been awhile, but she started fussing again.

Got a shudder under acceleration and around 40-50MPH which computer says is a "misfire on 8 cyl" I kinda figure (hope) it is the injector there. New plugs and wires so I am pretty confident that is not the problem. Anyone had this happen? I really don't want to start changing parts around.
I think the oil pressure sensor is going because when you make a sharp turn the gage drops to nothing then comes back when the roll is over. the dipstick shows normal oil level.

Got a loud whine in the rear...especially around 55mph. it will get more pronounced when applying brakes. would this be a wheel bearing or low oil in the rearend? the rearend was changed out to a positrack by the PO.

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I am almost certain that I have a wheel bearing about to go...

But as for the shuddering, I am thinking either injector or distributor cap? rotor button?

I hope to try at least one thing this weekend.
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Well, new distributer cap and rotor button and the sputtering has stopped. Got a clogged injector which will be replaced tomorrow or monday. I am HOPING the bearing is the rear wheel and not the diff. didn't have enough energy to pull the axle today. LOL!!! If all this don't fix her I will be itching harder to trade but not yet...I hate giving up...
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