1st Gen front plug not firing

Ernest Montague afm199 at earthlink.net
Tue Jun 21 19:01:07 PDT 2011


could have been just the plug wire not being tight on the screw post of the plug cap or coil


On Jun 21, 2011, at 6:38 PM, Steve Munyon wrote:

> Thanks for the tips, tonight I pulled both plugs and hit the starter to make
> sure the front cylinder still isn't firing.  Sure enough it's firing, I hate
> intermittent electrical problems.  The primary side of both coils is 4.7 -
> 4.8 ohms and the secondary side 26.4k and 26.6k ohms, so they look good in a
> static condition and the connections are really tight.  I also checked the
> battery voltage and it was only 12.21 volts and it's just a cheapo battery
> from the local auto parts store.  Can a weak battery cause a high-speed
> miss?
> 



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