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I have no spark from my coil. Maybe I have the wires wrong?

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I have no spark from my coil. Maybe I have the wires wrong? Aq225d I have a purple wire to the side that says bat and an orange wire from my distributor as well then a gray wire to the other side of the coil and a black wire from my distributor as well. But no spark??
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
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This engine originally had points ignition. Does it still have the original system?
What does the voltage read on the purple wire with the key held to start, and the engine cranking over?

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