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I have a stihl MS 211 No spark at all Change ignition coil…

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Hello I have a stihl MS...
Hello
I have a stihl MS 211
No spark at all
Change ignition coil no spark
Check kill wiring ok
in new coil same ohms value as old one
Flywhell apart good magnetic with steel bolt sticking both magnet ????should be North or South
Magnet in flywhell apart loock ok
could you help
Regards
Tony from New Caledonia South pacific
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 2 years ago
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Hello Tony. Thank you for choosing Just Answer. My name is***** will be happy to assist you. I would like to ask you a couple of troubleshooting questions.

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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 2 years ago
  • After installing your new ignition coil, did you set the gap between your flywheel, and your ignition coil?
  • Have you tried removing the kill wire from your ignition coil, then checking for spark, without your kill wire connected?
  • What method are you using, to check for spark?
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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 2 years ago

If you have already set the gap between your ignition coil and your flywheel, and you still do not get a spark, even after you disconnect your kill wire, then you could possibly have a faulty new ignition coil.

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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 2 years ago

Please check this out for me, and let me know your results. Thanks!

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