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Old 01-23-2013, 10:39 PM   #9
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Join Date: Aug 2010
Chapter/Region: MWSOC
Location: Andover, MN
2003 WRX, Sedan
Platinum Silver


Originally Posted by Ryan02gts View Post
Hey Luke,
Sounds like a type A misfire (flashing CEL), meaning it is happening frequently enough to cause your cats to burn up pretty fast, good thing your catless haha.
The low compression could easily cause a misfire but since you said you swaped the 2 & 4 coil packs and now both are misfiring makes me think that it could be a faulty coil along with bad rings, stuck valves, etc..
Ahh I guess I never thought of that for being a reason. Cylinder 2 is pretty much dead and also had a bum coil on it that is now on cylinder 4. Any way you slice it I'm going to need to do some serious work.

This wouldn't be as big of a deal if I already had the money for my ej207 build

Thanks for your input

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