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Redmax Coil

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by vipermanz, May 4, 2004.

  1. vipermanz

    vipermanz LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,773

    Is it safe to say i have a bad coil on my eb7000 if when trying to start it even with a 2500rpm drill, i only get a weak spark about once 1 1/2 seconds??

    part no 2750-71200

    thanks!!!!
     
  2. vipermanz

    vipermanz LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,773

    i went ahead and ordered a new one, should have it tomorrow
     
  3. imograss

    imograss LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 796

    How much for a new coil?
     
  4. fixer67

    fixer67 LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,104

    Did you check for a bad switch? We just had a customer bring back a coil for a Stihl that he had us order saying it too was bad. We checked his saw just to find out the old coil was good as well as the new coil. It was a bad kill switch(pinched wire)
     
  5. vipermanz

    vipermanz LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,773

    new coil is $40, i tried it with the switch bypassed and still got a weak and erratic spark...
     

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