[MR2] 88sc No Start - Code 12 - WTB: 4agze igniter
k.parker.jf at gmail.com
Mon Apr 12 17:39:03 EDT 2010
My understanding is that the tach is run off of the pickups in the
distributor. I don't have a BGB for the 1st gen anymore, but that's how I
On Apr 12, 2010 2:16 PM, "Ted Volkman" <tvolkman at gmail.com> wrote:
I'll swap out the coil wire and take a look at the distributor.
Something I forgot to add, the tach does not move while cranking. It
is my understanding that the tach is driven of a signal from the
igniter. Can anyone confirm or deny this?
On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 3:02 PM, Ray Benoit <spyderay at gmail.com> wrote:
> OK. Sounds reasonable, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't still try
> subbing the coil wire and cleaning the distributor.
> My '91 T spent 3 days in diagnosis at a dealership (that
> a competition MR2), had all kinds of diagnostic equipment connected to it,
> had up to 4 mechanics under the lid at once, had telephone consultation
> the distributors training chief, and still couldn't diagnose a bad coil
> (it passed the static resistance test).
> > On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 2:15 PM, Ted Volkman <tvolkman at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >> Cap, rotor and wi...
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