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1989 ford festiva no spark from coil

I replaced the main belt and two days later the car dies on the freeway. The next day I start the car and it runs until i tried to test drive it around. The carb is getting gas but no sparks at either the plug or at the coil. Suggestions?

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TAKE THE ING. MODULE OFF GET IT TESTED TO SEE IF IT IS GOOD.. IF IT IS GOOD THEN YOU ING. COIL IS BAD..GOOD LUCK KEITH..

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