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1996 Ford Taurus GL with no spark I replaced ignition coil kit but it did not fix. Battery is fine and engine cranks over fine. What else can prevent spark if everything seems to have power?

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  • johnrevival Nov 11, 2008

    I located the crank shaft position sensor just above the notch wheel on the bottom left side of the engine when looking from the front of the car. and when I took it out there was a lot of gunk that had collected on the sensor tip. So I cleaned off the crank shaft position sensor and put it back in. The engine started right up. I hope this can help someone else that may run into the same problem.

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Hello Johnrevival, Did you toss in new spark plugs too? I would suggest the best of champion which are designed specifically for ford engines.

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  • Eeeeeeeeeekz Nov 12, 2008

    thats awesome thanks john,
    how many miles do you have on that baby might i ask?

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