[V6-12v] Re: how do you test for spark?

Kent McLean kentmclean at mindspring.com
Sat Feb 5 11:38:27 EST 2005

I wrote:
 > Tomorrow I'll splice a spare coil into the existing
 > coil pack.  I'll let you know how it goes.

For sale: 1994 100 S Avant. Won't start, must be towed.

Just kidding (unless I get a good offer :). I spliced in a spare
coil, and got the same (rrrr rrrr 1/2 cough rrrr rrrr rrr). I
checked the codes and was taunted with 4-4-4-4.  I am very

But now that I am writing this and have cooled off a little,
I'm wondering if the spare coil I put in is working...  Time
to check for spark off that coil.

If that "tests" bad, too, maybe it isn't the coil.  What
else could it be?  The POS?  The ECU?

Kent McLean
'94 100 S Avant
'89 200 TQ, "Bad Puppy" is no more

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