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Car died while running try to restart no spark on wires

Car trys to start but doesnt fire over. starter working and so is fuel pump. thinking it is the coil itself. any suggestions?

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  • djcowman Sep 04, 2008

    I have put starting fluid into the carb itself and still not firing only turning over. just replaced ignition coil and still not a spark coming down the wire. I know it does have a(n) igntion module. but am unsure on anything else to look for.

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Put the key into the pre-ignition position, wait about 2-3 minutes and the try to start the engine. i have the same problem and i 'solved' it this way. please reply if it works or not.

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How do you know the fuel pump is working? is the fuel getting to the motor? Spark?

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