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Curtis B.
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Category: Electric Vehicles
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Experience:  Worked on fleet of various electric vehicles, golf carts, scissor lifts and electric booms.
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It is a Yamaha Gas, You can turn the engine over and the

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It is a Yamaha Gas
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: You can turn the engine over and the spark at first is very bright and then dies down. It has a fairly new ignitor coil and spark plug. Any suggestions?
JA: What is the model/year of your electric?
Customer: G8
JA: What year is your G8?
Customer: I believe a 98 or 99
JA: Are you fixing your G8 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Ran out of gas -- then it ran as good a s new! Then after a few days tried to start it and it just turned over and over without starting. WE have checked the wiring, and put another spark plug in. Now it justs turns over and at first the spark is very bright, then as you are trying to start it the spark gets dimmer.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No

Thanks for giving me the opportunity to work with you! I will do my best to help.

You have not replaced the coil?

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I see question is still open, did you see my response on the coil?