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Coils are burnt crank sensor not working blown fuse you also have a little black resistance on the head that can cut off the fire as well a kill switch cuts power to fuel pump and spark in case of a accident its under the hood a square black switch with a rubber cover that you push on it sometimes if you bang hard enough it pops it should be near the passengers side on the inner fender near the battery or fuse box

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Ignition coils, crank sensor

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