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How to check egnition coil

(1993 Cadillac DeVille)
in Spokane, WA on April 05, 2011
How do I check kthe egnition coil for the fuel pump?
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on April 05, 2011
there is no ignition coil for the fuel pump. it is controlled by a relay and the pcm.

the plugs work with a ignition coil.

what is the problem you are encountering?

thanks for using repairpal.

Roy
on April 05, 2011
Car was running good. Next morning went out car cranks but will not start. When you turn on the key you can hear the fuel pump humming for a few seconds.
on April 05, 2011
ok, the pump runs for 2 seconds with the key on. it will not stay runiing till the mtoro starts.

is the check engine light on?? if it is, we need the code to help with the diag process.

you have to check for spark as well. it sounds like you need a shop to find out why this will not start.

Roy
on April 05, 2011
No the check engine light is not on. Could it be the ignition coil on the distributor? Thanks much for all your help.
on April 06, 2011
yes it could. but it could also be the rotor, cap module or distributor pick up. that is assuming it has no spark.

Roy
on April 07, 2011
Want to thank you for all your help. Guess it will be taken to a shop...
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