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No spark, but engine turns over

I've disconnected the factory alarm system,it would shut the engine down after driving. I've jumped the key side and motor side of the starter contacts that were unplugged from the alarm. the car will start and drive, but now on after a few days or a week it turns over but no spark and will not start, but if I disconnect the battery for a while , then it will start and run. any suggestions?

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Than its a battery problem, take it to a mechanic to check it, be sure that the battery is fine.

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