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help! fb460v no spark

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by frankie lee, Mar 23, 2006.

  1. frankie lee

    frankie lee LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    hi every one im new here, and am trying to start a landscape equipment repair business. Ive got a kawasaki fb460v with no spark. i disconnected the engine harness and still have no spark. so i tried disconnecting the ignitor,still no spark. so alast i took my meter set it to resistance and am getting a reading that the coil lead prong(or whatever that sm wire connects to)is grounded. Probrally a stupid questio but does that mean the coils bad? if not, how do i properly check the coil?
    thanks for your time, any help will be appreciated.
    frankie
     
  2. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,029

    Here is the ignition test pages from the Service Manual.

    Good Luck
     

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  3. frankie lee

    frankie lee LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    thank you for your help, looks like the coil is beat
     

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