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i replaced 5 out of 6 coils will it still run?
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Thanks for writing in about your Nissan Pat...

Thanks for writing in about your Nissan Pathfinder. It will be okay if you only replaced five of the six coils as long as the sixth one is firing good. If not, have the ignition coil replaced by a certified technician, like one from YouMechanic. A mobile technician will be able to go to your home or office to do so.

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