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1997 Prelude ignition

I pulled a spark plug wire when engine was running, and engine balked and died. Later, when checking spark at coil wire I found that ONE spark, and one only, would occur when beginning to turn engine over. No more spark after than. This happened whenever I turned off the key and tried again to start. Cause??

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You probbably damaged the distributor coil when you pulled the wire off
recommendations:
try pulling battery lose for few and see if it helps
replace distibutor coil and wires to plugs and replace plugs

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