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Have fitted new plugs and and HT leads but forgot to note which

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Have fitted new plugs and and HT leads but forgot to note which lead goes to which outlet on the coil .looking from front of car can you tell me which lead goes in which hole.thanks.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Robert replied 3 years ago.

Hi..

Hopefully i can help..

Is this the 8 valve 1.2 engine? with the two ign coils to the right hand side of the cylinder head?

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

HI Robert,

Yes

Expert:  Robert replied 3 years ago.

Hi..thanks for your responce..

Ok..try this sequence below as fitting the leads

from oil cap side cylinders 1 - 2 - 3 - 4

fit leads into coil starting from the top port 4 - 1 - 2 - 3

There should also be firing order stamped to the ignition coil holding bracket

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

OK rob will go and try now and will let you know.

Expert:  Robert replied 3 years ago.

Hi..there no problem..

If that doesnt work then try 4 - 1 - 3 - 2 instead..

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Thank you Rob 4-1-2-3- worked first time will wright it in manual for referance

regards ***** *****

Expert:  Robert replied 3 years ago.

Hi..there..Graham - thanks for your responce..

Glad it worked out..if you require any other help or advice then your more than welcome to ask anytime...please dont forget to rate my assistance above if you havent done so already..much appreciated regards Robert

Expert:  Robert replied 3 years ago.
Hi..Graham - please dont forget to rate my assistance above ..much appreciated regards Robert