• No spark from DC type CDI

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 #13161  by JCole
 Thu Feb 07, 2019 9:25 pm
Vehicle model: ASW Carbide Fox

Test Setup:
CDI Pin 4 grounded with a jumper? NO
CDI Pin 5 completely disconnected? YES

Voltages:
CDI Pin 1: 155 vAC
CDI Pin 2: 36 vAC
CDI Pin 6: DC power from Battery 12.81 v with switch on

Trigger test = 152.3 olm/176 v while cranking.
Coil = .4 olm/black and yellow lead that plugs into coil reads 21vac while cranking


Symptoms: I just purchased a new DC CDI and coil (old coil loosely held the plug in place) still no spark.
 #13162  by JCole
 Thu Feb 07, 2019 9:27 pm
I inherited this buggy with no direction from previous owner as to what they did to it.
First thing I did was test for spark, and got none.