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Cant get fire from coil replaced points condenser and coil…

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cant get fire from coil...
cant get fire from coil replaced points condenser and coil wired just like diagram shows cranked one time and ran fine replaced all again an d no fire coming from coil fire to points and coil but nothing from coil whats wrong
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

Make and model of engine? Has points and condenser and coil? Has condenser been replaced?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
kohler k582 36337 points and conderrser and coil all replaced rewired cranked and ran once replaced all three components got fire to all three but none out of coil
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

Are points breaking and sending signal to the coil?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
sir
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

If the points send voltage to the primary of the coil and there is not park from the secondary, the coil has to be bad. Ar yiu using the Kohler coil for the points?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
but what are the chances of getting 2 bad coils and 2 bad condensers at the same time
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

They work when first installed? So what is killing them? Good 12 volt system with good battery?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
all good
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

I see condensers going bad, but few coils.

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