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No spark

Started by may2021, April 22, 2021, 12:35:47 PM

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may2021

I am working on a no spark for days. I cannot find a direct answer to if a stand alone ignition coil mounting bracket needs a ground to operate? And does the ignition module need a good contact to distributor plate for ground? I do have new heat sink on back of the module but one of the module mounting bolts broke. I will fix this once i fix my no spark. Currently its pretty secure by one bolt and distributor cap.

Thanks a lot in advance. I have an '89 with a 305 tpi.

Daniel Smithengell

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It sounds like module needs a good ground, The coil can operate without being bolted down.
Also check the pick up coil in the distributor
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