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Can a auto parts store check a distributor?

(1992 Toyota Tercel)
in Osceola, IN on March 06, 2009
Is there a way to check a distributer to see if everything is in working order
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The best test to see if the sensors in the distributor are functioning correctly is to monitor there output signals on an a oscilloscope but the problem here being is that sometimes the sensors fail intermittently (usually due to heat) so the sensor may need to fail or show a "poor signal" to pin point failure.
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