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Donald, Small Engine Technician
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Experience:  I have 25+ years of experience repairing 2 & 4 cycle engines
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My 550 e series is not getting any spark. The plug is new.

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My 550 e series is not getting any spark. The plug is new. I've cleaned the Fly wheel and coil legs. Still no spark. Suggestions?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.

Hello my name is Donald. I will be happy to assist you. Remove the small black kill wire from your ignition, and check again for spark. If you still do not get a spark, then your ignition coil is very likely at fault, and will need to be replaced.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I disconnected the black wire still no spark. Where can I get a coil. Do not know the part number to order on line.
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.

www.partstree.com is a good online parts source.

Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.

I will need the model and type numbers for your engine, in order to get the part numbers for your ignition coil.