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Old 02-15-2010, 07:29 PM
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Need some answers on starting problems. I know its not the starter, coil, or anything beyond the coil. I have a new coil and no spark from it. HELP
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Got 12V on the positive side?
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please read previous thread from ramvan1983. I need help and I'm getting nowhere. My van is broak down on the road. please help!!!!
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Need to know if the ignition coil has power to it . Should have 12 volts on the hot side of it . Might want to check all fuses while your there .
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Yikes, just saw this thread. You having any luck out there?

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