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93 mazda mx6 (v6) no spark.

Checked for voltage at distributor checked coil resistence, replaced ingniter. still no spark.

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    Just put in a new/replaced Distributor in a 93 MX6 2.5 liter v6 manual trans.

    The Distributor's Connector (Pigtails) were brittle with age. The smaller connector (three wire) broke/cracked and is loose. Which means it doesn't fit firmly/snugly in its place. So as a temporary solution we used some silicon to hold it tight. The car runs really well as long as it holds tight.

    NOW HERE LIES THE PROBLEM

    I cant find the part(s). Can't find either the "Distributor Pigtail" or the" connector plug" the three-wire plug that fits into the receptor on the distributor. The upper and smaller connector on the distributor. This can be spliced on I do believe if I could find a new/similar plug.

    I am crossing my fingers that someone can direct me to finding this replacement part that's essential for running the engine. Won't run at all or very rough without that piece.

    Would appreciate anyone's opinion on this matter.

    Yours truly,
    Memphis, TN

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Coil resistance is not a good way to determine if the coil is good or bad. It might still need replacing. Check to see if your getting a pulse signal to the coil. You can do this by hooking a milivolt test light to the trigger wire and ground. If it doesn't flash as you crank the motor, check out your pickup coil in the distributor. Some of them you can change. Some you have to replace the entire distributor. Sometimes oil will leak into the distributors on certain models which use an optical pickup. If this is the case, change the seal to fix the oil leak and GENTLY clean the optical sensor and photo wheel.

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