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Unread 06-27-2008, 10:27 AM   #1
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Firing order / First spot on the distributor for a 94 xj?

Hey guys - could anyone fill me in on the firing order and the first prong for a 94 xj? I think its 1-5-3-6-2-4 but I don't know where one starts. I could be wrong about the order too.. any help would be greatly appreciated!

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Unread 06-27-2008, 10:50 AM   #2
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I searched google and found this: "If you look on the front of the intake manifold the firing order is stamped on it. It may need a cleaning to see it"
And try this: 4.0 L = 1,5,3,6,2,4. The cylinders are numbered, 1 is the front cylinder in realtion to the front grill and the 6th cylinder is the cylinder closest to the fire wall, all the way in the back. Hope this helps.
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Unread 06-27-2008, 10:54 AM   #3
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Thanks man, I think I got the right firing order but not sure where #1 starts on the distributor cap
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Unread 06-27-2008, 11:40 AM   #4
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Anyone have a picture of their motor top-down? I could prob decipher which order to put these in if I could just see one.
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Unread 06-27-2008, 11:59 AM   #5
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Hey there, I had this exact same issue after my perfect little diagram was lost in the wind. On your dizzy, there is a square peg and a round peg. They are were the screws are screwed into. From the square peg, going clockwise, it is the next on over. I'll try and see if I can take a picture later tonight. Good luck!
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Unread 06-27-2008, 12:34 PM   #6
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For anyone looking in the future - I found this: http://tomasz.korwel.net/2006/12/
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Unread 06-27-2008, 01:18 PM   #7
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Look on top of your distributor cap. Cylinder #1 is usually marked on it.
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