Originally Posted by PureDrifter
how do the coils "look fine"??? Did you test them or what? If so, how?
you did tell him to "look" at his ignition coil.. maybe he got
To the OP:
To my extremely limited knowledge there's a couple different ways to test an ignition coil.. One is to remove a spark plug and reconnect it to its corresponding wire and touch the thread of the spark plug to the engine block, then crank the engine... If you got blue sparks, you're ignition coil is fine.. wear insulated gloves... friend of mine got shocked doing this one day
The other way is with an ohmmeter... Actually I don't even know if this would be a proper test.. I'm just kinda assuming.. Anything electrical can be tested with an ohmmeter methinks.