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How do I troubleshoot ''no spark'' problem with my 90 cutlass ciera

My 90 cutlass ciera died while driving the other day and now will not start. It is getting fuel, but no spark. What can I do to find the problem?

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If it has a distributor, check to see if it has power when you turn the key to the on position. theres a couple of wires back there, i think its three. one of them should be supplied with 12v when you turn the key, the same goes if its only two wires, one needs to be powered. without power to the distributor, no power "distributed" to spark plugs.

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