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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I installed new ignition coil and can only get spark some of

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I installed new ignition coil and can only get spark some of the time.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: I have probably spent 30 hours adjusting the gap.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: hopefully
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: The motor probably has not run for a full 2 hours. Ran good--shut it off and will not run again
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 4 months ago.

How did you gap the coil and to what did you gap it?

Expert:  JON replied 4 months ago.

Pour a small amount of fuel into spark plug hole and see if it will start.