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K. Wiggins
K. Wiggins, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
Satisfied Customers: 2957
Experience:  ASE Certified Technician, Associates Degree in Automotive Technology, 15+ years in the trade
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I hace a 1982 fotd f150 put new distibrator and battery and

Customer Question

I hace a 1982 fotd f150 put new distibrator and battery and new coil want firme to coil
JA: Have you tested the battery with a voltmeter? And can you see if it's leaking or not?
Customer: New battery
JA: What is the model of your '82 Ford?
Customer: Xlt f 150 5.8 gas v8
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: New distributor and new coil
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Not getting spark to spark plugs
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 1 year ago.

Hello, while cranking do you have voltage on the white wire of the ignition mocule (box on fender) and + coil terminal? With key on do you have power on red wire of ignition module and + coil terminal?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Y es got poder con all
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Al six aires hace power which is ground what color
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 1 year ago.

the ignition module istelf grounds through the bolts that hold it on the fender. I'll post the wiring diagram below.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Bello can you help me out
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 1 year ago.

I'm here

Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 1 year ago.

Hello, I was just wanting to follow up to see if you needed any further assistance.