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Checked coil on another Mazda --OK Cannot find fuse for coil circuit
Your vehicle has a distributor and a coil pack??? Never heard of that, what vehicle is it?
Posted on Dec 30, 2012
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Replace the coil. It is shorted out. I have changed quite a few coils for the exact same symptom.
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Posted on Jan 21, 2009
SOURCE: 93 mazda mx6 (v6) no spark.
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.
Posted on Nov 08, 2008
SOURCE: No Spark from coil
I have problem with coil not working. In the morning,car with not start, but if I run a wire from battery to (+) to coil (+) will start. the rest of day no problem,car will start. but next morning same problem no spark from coil. c
Posted on Jun 14, 2009
i had the same problem. there is a group of wires that go by the distributer and branch off to the distributer and go towards the front. when i would jiggle it the van would die. it ended up being a pinched wire.
Posted on Aug 07, 2009
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