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Ive got a new Pro-Comp distributor & high intensity coil (on a Ford 302) and I have wired it exactly the same as the old ...but I get no spark Ive tested continuity and ground and the the hot side of the coil is reading 12V but if I test between the leads of the coil I do not get any voltage (key is on) what am I missing?

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There is nothing missing because the ground side of the coil is pulsed triggered. so lets find out why you don't have spark! is the coil new? do you have a multimeter so we can test the primary and seconady of the coil.

if you do set the meter th\o ohms scale and touch leads together. once you have done that put the red led to the pos. and neg. of the coil. right down reading. then leavthe pos lead on the pos. side of coil and put the neg. lead in the output of the coil where the coil wire goes. write down reading.

let me know what you have. primary should be low and secondary will be high.

not tosure on the coil because don't know who makes it. but if you tell me i can get #'s for you. but if you give me the #'s you comeup with i can let you know if your close or not.

good luck

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