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87 honda accord, Coil

(1990 Honda Accord)
in Madill, OK on February 27, 2010
how would I know if the coil is bad, there is not spark coming out out the coil
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on March 02, 2010
You have to check power to the coil, and the pulse signal from the distributor pick-up. With a test light you should have power to the + side, and when trying to start the car, a flickering signal to the - side. Without these signals, the coil will not work.
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