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I have an old sears 2cycle cultivator,i could not get a

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I have an old...

I have an old sears 2cycle cultivator,i could not get a spark so I bought A new module I installed it yesterday now I get A spark but its very weak

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

Well for about a year of and on

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

No other than the cultivator is about 15-18 years old never had no problem with it until now

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 6 months ago
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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 6 months ago

Did you set the gap between your flywheel and your new module?

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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 6 months ago

if not, it needs to be set at 0.10”.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
but I don't think it is correct.what is the prop
Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 6 months ago

You can use a feeler gauge to set the clearance.

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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 6 months ago

Also, if your kill switch is faulty, it can prevent a strong spark from occurring.

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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 6 months ago

Remove the kill wire from your ignition module, then check the condition of your spark.

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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 6 months ago

You and I can continue from here.

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