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21 hp kohler courage sv610-3213 has no spark. Replaced coil and still no spark.

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First install a known good spark plug and check.

If still not firing disconnect the coil kill wire and test.

If still not firing and the flywheel magnets are good and strong then you have another bad coil. In this case put a voltmeter between the kill wire and ground. Now slowly cycle the ignition switch if any voltage spikes shows up then you a bad ignition that it has fried another coil. If this is the case then you must replace the ignition switch before you install another or the same thing will happen again

These ignition coils are not designed to have anything other ground applied the kill terminal. Applying the battery voltage at anytime will kill it ie intentional application of 12V.

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