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OH160 170136D ser 5284E no spark at plug check stator and coil

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OH160 170136D ser 5284E no spark at plug check stator and coil assembly it was 134ohm
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 11 months ago.
Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer, remove the ground wire off the coil and check for spark
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 11 months ago.
Set your multimeter to 20k ohms , 2.5k ohms to 5k ohms is usually good
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 11 months ago.
Being your getting let than that the coil is most likely shorted out
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
My multimeter 400 -4K-40k-400k I set on 4K-& 40k no reading.I am not sure I check it right . I put red wire in plug cable,and com wire on housing also on ground stud
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 11 months ago.
The red lead goes on the spark plug wire , the black lead gets grounded to it or goes to the terminal where the ground goes
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 11 months ago.
Hi just seeing if you found out the spark issue you were having ?