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Ive tested my pickup coil my ignition coils and still have

Customer Question

Ive tested my pickup coil my ignition coils and still have no spark going to to my spark plugs can u help
JA: How many miles are on the car? When was the last time the plugs were changed?
Customer: New plugs and wires on my motorcyle
JA: What is the model/year of your motorcycle?
Customer: 2003 suzuki maruader
JA: Are you fixing your bike yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes myself I've tested pickup coil ignition coils primary and secondary winding of ignition coils and continuity of the wires
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Everything tested good
Submitted: 22 days ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Louie replied 22 days ago.

Hi, I’m Louie. Sorry you had to wait awhile but I’ll do my best to help.

Initially, a little more background info please:

  • • has it been in storage for a length of time;
  • • is this a sudden recent issue;
  • • or slowly developing while in use;
  • • any recent work, repairs or mods done.

Have you tried attempting a start with the side stand up?

Expert:  Louie replied 22 days ago.

If the side stand was not corrective, please check:

  • presence of IGN+12 on the orange/white wires to the ignition coils and the ECM;
  • pulsating low voltage between the 2-wires of the pickup coil when attempting to start;
  • clicking sound from the injectors likewise when attempting to start;
  • and if the fuel pump work or even at least primes immediately on ignition on.