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Robert, UK Qualified Car Technician
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I have disassembled the HT leads from the distributor cap without

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I have disassembled the HT leads from the distributor cap without taking note of the order, now I'm a bit stuck. Please help!
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Robert replied 2 years ago.


What engine size?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

1.4 I think! Are you able to check details by reg no.? If so reg number is *****


Expert:  Robert replied 2 years ago.

Hi..there.. Yes the cars a 1.4 according to your reg number..

However there is 8 v and 16 v - so as below ive given both - the firing order on the cap on both engines are 1-3-4-2 so thats they way they are plugged into the cap via direction of arrow - the black dot on the cap is number 1 ht lead then follow the arrow round the cap as per firing order - i do hope this helps..