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Hi guys,

I've got a 2005 IS200 2.0SE and the car is misfiring, I've had the sparks changed but still no luck, my friend has a Toyota Previa 2.4 VVTI Petrol on a 02 plate, his Previa is a right off, I was wondering if It was possible to put his coil packs in my lexus? I want to avoid paying £118 to Lexus for one coil pack, I have found them a little cheaper on the net for around £58 (copy parts), my mate will give them to me for free, will they fit? I haven't taken his out yet so I don't know what they look like. If they do fit will they damage anything due to the fact is not a Lexus part but a Toyota Previa part, most of the parts on my Lexus (in engine) all have Toyota stamped on them. Im going on a bit now :shutit: Just want to know if they will fit and work and if they will do any damage?

Thanks in advance for your replies and look forward to hearing from you.

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hi there mate,

sorry to hear your car is missfiring. is the engine light on mate? if yes have you got it checked out with a obd reader?

i dont think the coil packs are the same. i wouldnt pay £118 for coil packs. just buy used ones on ebay will do the same job mate.

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hi there mate,

sorry to hear your car is missfiring. is the engine light on mate? if yes have you got it checked out with a obd reader?

i dont think the coil packs are the same. i wouldnt pay £118 for coil packs. just buy used ones on ebay will do the same job mate.

Hi,

Thanks for the information. My engine management light is not on, I have a slight misfire when I put my foot on the accelerator and uphill. There is a slight hesitation when I put my foot on the accelerator. I have changed the plugs with no luck. Its very hard to find Used coil packs even on ebay they sell only new.

Thanks in advance.

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