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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 have a Yamaha G1 golf cart that I have replaced the CDI,

Customer Question

i have a Yamaha G1 golf cart that I have replaced the CDI, spark coil, spark plug,and ignition switch. It has very little spark and will not start
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: new gas open valve gas is getting to the engine
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: why isn't it getting the spark that it should from the spark plugs
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Battery voltage good? Have you eliminated the emergency kill switch on the left control?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
battery voltage has over 13. this is a golf cart not motor cycle or atv.
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
it does not have a emergency switch cut off
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Sorry, I knew that but had an ATV in my weak mind! Need to locate the kill switch at the foot pedal linkage and unplug it and test for spark. The kill switch may be affecting the spark.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
trying it now
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

OK>

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
which color of wire is it we tried all one at a time
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
red, white, black
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

I can't get the diagram to load!

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
any luck yet with down load
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Looks like the black wire at the CDi goes to the stop switch.