Question: Why Does My Ignition Coil Keep Burning Out

Did I Damage The Ignition Coil Or Get A Bum Part

We have a 1985 Honda Prelude. Yesterday the car was sputtering at idle hesitating to accelerate. As the car got hotter, it ran rougher. Today, we got an oil change. Afterwards the car was running rough. We took it to our mechanic. He ran it at idle, but did not drive it. he found fluid coming out of the ignition coil and a bad ignition coil wire. He gave us an ignition coil wire and sent us to buy ...

Pontiac Grand AM 98 Ignition Coil Housing And Ignition Coil

Here is the question...I took my car to the mechanic and they said it was a problem with the ignition coil and the ignition coil housing. They gave me an estimate, but when I talked to my friend he said that the price was high, and that the ignition coil housing and the ignition coil are the same?? I'm confused, he thinks they are charging me twice as much (since this parts come all in one according to him). I have ...

2000 Pontiac Grand Am SE 2.4L Ignition Coil Housing Problem

I'm having problems with my ignition coil housing , I've replaced it about four times in the past year, it keeps going bad, I've also replaced the coil packs as well, but mostly the problem is a bad ignition coil housing , When scanned for for trouble codes that is usually the problem, it is replaced and the car runs good for some time then it goes bad again sputtering feels like its running on only 3 cylinders ETC, i've used ...

How Much Should It Cost To Get An Ignition Coil Replaced On A 2001 Mercury Cougar V6 Engine

I had my car diagnosed after my check engine light began flashing. The car began shaking heavily (most heaviest when it was idol) there was a loss of power and burning smell coming from the engine. The mechanic that diagnosed it determined it was my ignition coil that caused one of my cylinders to misfire. (none of this make muxh sense to me by the way) He wants to charge me $300 to replace the coil, $170 to replace the spark ...

2000 Ranger Misfireshould I Change The Coil Pack

2000 Ford Ranger 3.0 liter six cylinder Flex fuel Trouble codes show P0304, P0305 Misfire in cylinders 4 and 5. I replaced the plug wires because I could see one was bad. The codes came back. I checked the resistance on the coil both primary and secondary sides and everything was consistent and within tolerances so I switched the 1 sparkplug with the 4 sparkplug. The codes came back P0304 only. I gave it new plugs because they were worn and the codes came back ...

Switching Ignition In My Chevy 350

Would like to swap out the coil in cap ignition system, for an MSD setup that has an external coil...could I just purchase a more traditional cap, and any coil I wanted and have it be functional, or would I have to go deeper in replacing parts? ...

What Causes Blur Arcing On Ignition Coil

Changed distributor cap, ignition coil, spark plug wires, andspark plugs. The blue arcing only shows on the ignition coil. When I put in drive, I lose power and I can tell its electrical because I can see the lights dimmer when I put in drive or reverse. What is causing this? Car is a 1986 Pontiac Fiero 4 cylinder automatic transmission. ...

Where Is The Ignition Coil Located On A 1997 Pontiac Grand Am

According to a couple of auto parts stores, we need an ignition coil, not an ignition cylinder. However I can't seem to find where that is on my car. even by looking at the manual, i can't find it. ...

Original Ignition Coil Or The Other Ignition Coil.

I am looking for an ignition coil for my 1995 Ford Aerostar. The original is costing me around $92 whereas the regular one (From autozone store, advanced auto parts or Carquest auto pats) is costing me around $20. BOTH the original one & the regluar one are with a SAME one year warrenty. Which one should I buy ? Thanks & Regards, ...

What Causes Resistance That Causes Arching On A Ignition Coil 1979 Camaro

79 camaro, bought new plugs, plug wires, distributor cap and rotor, ignition module and coil, but i have aching problems that come outta the ignition coil housing into the white center wire. i am thinking it's a resistance problem but don't know what can be causing the resistance....help please or any other suggestions on why it would be arching? ...