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paulsv8manta
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No spark at plugs

Post by paulsv8manta » Mon Apr 16, 2018 7:58 pm

Hi guys,
After sorting out the blocked injectors and and put it all back together, the dam engine won't fire!
I've got a spark from the king lead so I believe it's either the cap which is new (as is the lucas rotor arm,) or the distributor which is the 35DM8 version. Now I must admit I did take of the dust cover and spray wd40 into the distributor under the plate to aid lubrication of hidden parts. Have I shot myself in the foot by doing this?



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Re: No spark at plugs

Post by DaveEFI » Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:40 am

if you have a good spark at the king lead, it means the LT side of the dizzy, below the cover, is working. Which really just leaves the rotor arm and cap, as possible faults. Is the contact from cap to rotor present and OK?
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Re: No spark at plugs

Post by paulsv8manta » Tue Apr 17, 2018 10:15 am

Hi dave, the center part including the spring did fall out of the cap pushed it back in so looks ok.

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