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Donald, Small Engine Technician
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I have a Kawasarki GA1400 Portable generator That has no

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I have a Kawasarki GA1400 Portable generator That has no spark. I believe that I need a Ignition Coil, are they still availabe ? Stan
JA: What's the make and model of the generator? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: I cannot exactly remember when I purchased this machine but i believe it was sometime in the late 90s, The serial number isFA139D720150
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: All that I know is rthat the engine started to run badly backfiring and finaly stopping, I have checked the carburettor and fuel supply but are not getting a spark at the plug
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 8 months ago.

Hello. Thank you for choosing Just Answer. My name is***** will be happy to assist you.

Expert:  Donald replied 8 months ago.

Here is a diagram that shows your ignition coil and the part numbers for it.

Diagram - Click Here

Expert:  Donald replied 8 months ago.

Ignition Coil - Part Numbers 21171

Expert:  Donald replied 8 months ago.

What method did you use to check for spark to your spark plug?