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1980 kawasaki 650 no spark. kill switch disconnected. I am…

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1980 kawasaki 650...

1980 kawasaki 650 no spark. kill switch disconnected

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your 650 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes i am and i disconnected the kill button

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Checked all connections in the box

Submitted: 26 days ago.Category: Boat
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Customer reply replied 26 days ago
how do you test the coil with an ohm meter
Customer reply replied 26 days ago
this is a jet ski
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Marine Mechanic: Boat Doc, Boat Enthusiast replied 23 days ago
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Customer reply replied 22 days ago
i do . how do you test the coil, i have not got any spark
Marine Mechanic: Boat Doc, Boat Enthusiast replied 22 days ago

Here are the various readings you are looking for, using a multimeter on the wires inside the electrical box.

CDI TEST

Black Red (Negative multimeter lead) to:
Black Yellow: 500,000 ---> ∞ Ω
Black: ∞ Ω
Blue: 500,000 ---> ∞ Ω

Black Yellow (Negative multimeter lead) to:
Black Red: 3000-6000 Ω
Black: ∞ Ω
Blue: 0 Ω

Black (Negative multimeter lead) to:
Black Red: 15,000-25,000 ---> 50,000-100,000 Ω
Black Yellow: 15,000-25,000 ---> 50,000-100,000 Ω
Blue: 15,000-25,000 ---> 50,000-100,000 Ω

Blue (Negative multimeter lead) to:
Black Red: 3000-6000 Ω
Black Yellow: 0 Ω
Black: ∞ Ω

STATOR SPECS AND TEST

Charging coil output (Yellow to Yellow): 38V AC

Yellow (Negative multimeter lead) to:
Yellow: 1.5-2.3 Ω
Black: 0.7-1.3 Ω

REGULATOR/RECTIFIER TEST

White (Negative multimeter lead) to:
Black: ∞ Ω
Yellow1: ∞ Ω
Yellow2: ∞ Ω

Black (Negative multimeter lead) to:
White: ∞ Ω
Yellow1: ∞ Ω
Yellow2: ∞ Ω

Yellow1 (Negative multimeter lead) to:
White: 1000-5000 Ω
Black: 2000-10,000 Ω
Yellow2: ∞ Ω

Yellow2 (Negative multimeter lead) to:
White: 1000-5000 Ω
Black: 2000-10,000Ω
Yellow1: ∞ Ω

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