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I have a 77 cj7 with the 304 v8 that I just picked up not running. The guy said he couldn't get any spark. well someone unhooked the power wire to the coil. need to know where the power hooks into

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It gets hooked up to a 12v source with the key on

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not coil coil it wouldnt fire at all it is either a plug or a wire replace the wire and plugs and that will fix it

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Hi and welcome to FixYa,

As you have planned, the "product from scosche" would convert the speaker outputs to line level suitable for the Line level input of the amplifier. The RCA (red & white) would provide the connections. Of interest would be the following wires of the Neon:

  • Pink/Light Blue - always on B+12 (connected directly to the battery)
  • Red/White - IGN switch controlled ACC +12
  • Black - GROUND
  • Dark Green - left front +
  • Brown/Red - left front -
  • Violet - right front +
  • Dark Blue/Red - right front -
  • Brown/Yellow - left rear +
  • Brown/Light Blue - left rear -
  • Dark Blue/White - right rear +
  • Dark Blue/Orange - right rear -
You need to decide which speaker pair you would want to tap/convert to RCA type, front or rear.

Incidentally, the stock Neon stereo does not have a trigger wire to activate the external amplifier. This being so, a separate switched + 12 must be wired to trigger the external amp. This is separate from the always on B+12 of the amp.

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SOURCE: Car just stopped running. Lost power suddenly.

Find an inductive pickup indicator for spark. Place on distributor cap to see if spark is at coil internal tower. If no spark at internal tower, look at ignition module or pickup coil. Ignition modules are prone to failure on 626's. But if you have spark at tower but not at the wire end, then your rotor is gone.

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SOURCE: anyway to hook up an amp power wire w/o unhooking battery?

There should be a large red wire going to your fuse box under the hood. You can put it there. You can unhook your battery also your computer should be fine. Think about it if everytime someone changed a bad battery they would have to go to dealer not true. What you have heard some older cars the computer can be reset by removing the negative. I take the positive off all the time on cars your age and have never had any problems

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SOURCE: 96 Jeep w/5.2L V8 runs very rough and stalls

If you smell fuel, Try locating the source. It may be a fuel line leak if the smell is that strong. You may be loosing fuel preasure to the injectors if a leak is occuring. Always start with the basics along with visual over sight before repairs.

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