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Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement Estimate for Acura Vigor

Acura Vigor Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement costs $171 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1994 Acura VigorL5-2.5LService typeDistributor Cap and Rotor ReplacementEstimate$256.61Shop/Dealer Price$320.24 - $464.49
1992 Acura VigorL5-2.5LService typeDistributor Cap and Rotor ReplacementEstimate$256.61Shop/Dealer Price$320.13 - $464.31
1993 Acura VigorL5-2.5LService typeDistributor Cap and Rotor ReplacementEstimate$256.61Shop/Dealer Price$320.24 - $464.49
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Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement Service

What are the Distributor Rotor and Cap all about?

When the engine is running, high voltage created by the ignition coil travels through the coil wire to the ignition rotor. As the ignition rotor turns in the distributor, the rotor distributes the spark by sending it in a synchronized order through the spark plug wires to the spark plug located in each of the engine's cylinders.

The distributor is a main component of the ignition system. It takes very high voltage and delivers it to fire the spark plugs.

Keep in mind:

  • When the distributor rotor and cap are replaced, the entire ignition system should be inspected.
  • After replacing the distributor rotor and cap, the ignition wires will need to be reinstalled.

How it's done:

  • Check the ignition system.
  • Replace the cap and rotor if found faulty.
  • Re-check the ignition system.
  • Check ignition timing if needed.

Our recommendation:

Whenever your vehicle has routine maintenance or servicing, the ignition system should be inspected thoroughly. If you ever notice your ignition system having a hard time (such as your car having trouble turning on or staying on), then you should schedule an inspection.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Distributor Rotor and Cap?

  • Engine misfires.
  • Car does not start.
  • Noises from the engine.
  • Check engine light is on.

How important is this service?

The distributor rotor and cap is used when the engine is running. During this time, high voltage is created by the ignition coil, and sent through the coil wire to the ignition rotor. This rotor turns inside the distributor, and as it does so, it evenly distributes sparks to the spark plugs, through the spark plug wires. The spark plugs then use this spark to ignite the fuel mixture, which allows the engine to keep running.

If the distributor rotor and cap malfunction, the voltage from the ignition coil won’t be redistributed to the spark plugs, and your engine will either have a hard time running, or won’t run at all.

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Jerel

10 years of experience
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Jerel
10 years of experience
Acura Vigor - Oil Change - Raleigh, North Carolina
Very professional and knowledgable. Will definitely use again!!

Erick

9 years of experience
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Erick
9 years of experience
Acura Vigor - Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection - San Jose, California

Jason

16 years of experience
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Jason
16 years of experience
Acura Vigor - Oil Change - San Jose, California
My 1993 Acura had been in desperate need for an oil change, and I have been totally dragging my feet, despite knowing better. On the evening of my appointment, Jason called me around 6:45PM, telling me that he was in the Blossom Hill area and would be a bit tardy getting to me. Sure enough, he arrived at my designated location promptly after that, and started with my vehicle. Jason was incredibly thorough, examined everything, communicated to me everything he found, and took care of the scheduled oil and filter change like a pro. Turns out that I'm gonna be in the market for a new water pump: Guess who I'm gonna book to fix it once I save up the amount? =)

Joshua

26 years of experience
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Joshua
26 years of experience
Acura Integra - Distributor Rotor and Cap - Oakland, California
I was alerted the previous night with an email, a text the morning of the appointment, and followed by a phone call with an update to arrival time. Josh does Super Excellent Expert work, WoW this guy knows alot about cars. He's done several big jobs on my car with fantastic results. He often goes far and above to solve the more (pain in the @**) technical problems.Has tons of patience for sorting out problems. My car is 20 years old and he's got it in great 'go any where' condition.

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