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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION

See Figures 1, 2 and 3


Bad miss - 0900c1528008ee09.jpg Fig. Fig. 1: Ignition coil mounting-4.3L engines

  1. Tag and unplug the wiring connectors from the coil and the coil wire.
  2. Unfasten the retainers securing the coil bracket and coil to the manifold.
  3. Remove the coil and bracket and drill out the two rivets securing the coil to the bracket.
  4. Remove the coil from the bracket.

To install:
The replacement coil kit may come with the two screws to attach the coil to the bracket. If not, you must supply your own screws.


0900c1528008ee0a.jpg enlarge_icon.gifenlarge_tooltip.gif Fig. Fig. 2: Ignition coil mounting-5.0 and 5.7L engines


0900c1528008ee0b.jpg Fig. Fig. 3: Ignition coil mounting-7.4L engines
  1. Fasten the coil to the bracket using two screws.
  2. Fasten the coil and bracket to the manifold. Tighten the retainers until they are snug.
  3. Engage the coil wire and the wiring connectors to the coil.

  4. Hope this helps
    Lefty64

Posted on Apr 09, 2009

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