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what is a CDI box, on a four wheeler do

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how does it work and how does it effect the four wheelers motor ? and can i rebuild it ? with having knowledge of electronics
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: General
Expert:  tex-eng replied 10 years ago.
Hello Jonathan and welcome to JustAnswer!

CDI stands for Capacitive Discharge Ignition and basically is the ignition box, e.g. provides voltage to the spark plugs at the appropriate timing.

I don't know your vehicle or it's model but here's a simple explanation of how a CDI box works:
http://vespamaintenance.com/elec/cdiwork/index.html

Depending on your experience you may be able to repair a CDI box, I am not sure if you can rebuild it.

Hope this helps but if you have questions let me know.
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Customer: replied 10 years ago.
good answer and the diagram helps than you