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Old 03-16-2014, 09:19 PM
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Gx 120 No spark when cold

I have a gx120 on an aerator that's runs and and starts great normally one pull starts. when it is cold on the morning i get no spark. Wait a hour or two go start it with one pull.
What never fixed it yet
On off Switch
The silver box on the front oil alert switch
Spark plug
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Old 03-16-2014, 10:02 PM
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Try by eliminating the low oil switch by disconnecting the bullet connector from the low oil switch(yellow, as I recall) and check for spark. If you have spark, it may be that the low temp is affecting the oil viscosity sufficiently to cause problems with the low oil switch. Just an initial thought.
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Old 03-16-2014, 10:18 PM
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Inspect coil/ wire
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