Chevrolet Citation/Omega/Phoenix/Skylark 1980-1985 Repair Guide

Distributor Cap

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



Except 1981-85 4 Cylinder Engines


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Fig. Fig. 1 Disconnect the ignition coil wire (noted by arrow) from the distributor cap



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Fig. Fig. 2 If spark plug wire removal is necessary, matchmark the wires for installation purposes



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Fig. Fig. 3 Use a screwdriver to unlatch the distributor hold-down retainers



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Fig. Fig. 4 After the retainers are released, lift the distributor cap up and off to remove it

  1. Remove the feed and module wire terminal connectors from the distributor cap.
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It is a good idea to tag the connectors for proper reconnection.

  1. Remove the retainer and spark plug wires from the cap.
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  3. Depress and release the 4 distributor cap-to-housing retainers and lift off the cap assembly.
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  5. Remove the 4 coil cover screws and cover.