Echo PE-200: No Spark

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by paz, Jul 17, 2008.

  1. paz

    paz LawnSite Member
    Messages: 1

    I am a Newb here as I Just found the site. I have an Echo PE-200 that was given to me by a coworker (looks like it was hardly used). Problem is it has no spark. I have tried new plug, removing the kill switch wire and still no spark.

    I am thinking the ignition coil is bad (is there any way to test?)? Any other suggestions? Thanks and great site.
  2. Phil G

    Phil G LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 844

    Just make sure that you disconnected both cut out wires.
    Preferebly from the coil.
    at:)b Phil
  3. J&R Landscaping

    J&R Landscaping LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,095

    If the coil is bad, take it to a dealer. The Echo units have a lifetme ignition module warranty.
  4. KennyW

    KennyW LawnSite Member
    Messages: 5

    The lifetime warranty is parts and labor for the first five years of ownership, after 5 years you get hammered with a minimum labor charge. And that is IF you have the original sales receipt.

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