The firing order of a Ford engine determines how the coil sends electrical power to the spark plugs to detonate the fuel in the cylinder. If a person attaches the plug wires in the wrong order, the engine runs poorly or ... More » Vehicles Car Makes & Models

An engine firing order is the specific sequence of ignition for each cylinder in an internal combustion engine containing multiple cylinders. Firing orders, which are typically nonsequential, are designed to reduce engin... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance Engine

The distributor cap firing order defines the order in which the wires from the distributor cap need to be attached to the cylinders of a vehicle's engine to achieve the correct firing order. Different manufacturers and e... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance
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A firing order diagram consists of a schematic illustration of an engine and its cylinders, for which each cylinder is numbered to correspond with a numeric firing order indicating which spark plug is triggered during en... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance Engine