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No fire past coil

Cant get fire to car. i drive an old 88 prelude. we pulled the wire that comes from the coil and that has spark but when you pull out one of the plugs with the boot attached that has no spark... so initially we thought distributor or like cap/rotor issue, but both of them have been changed so i dont think that's it. i know there is a metal box mounted to my firewall that controls my fuel pump and something to do with starting my car... we replaced it once already but not sure if that controls the firing as well... 
i'm running out of things to check here. anyone have any ideas of what it could be? or where else to look for a problem? 

thanks in advance :) 

 - Niki 

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You need to pull the distributor cap and turn the engine over and see if the rotor is turning and check the wire from the coil to the cap.

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