Corrado Tech Forum

Welcome! Sign In Register
Please Sign In or Register to Search

No spark

Posted by wadesterling 
Wade Arfsten
Ne Colorado, USA   usa

Hi, please forgive if you already covered this question. I am new to Corrados, I have a 1990 the engine cranks over fine and I have fuel but no power to the coil. I have an extra parts car and tried swaping the ecu. What should I try and how to go about it? Any help is appriciated.

Thanks
Wade
. You can hide this ad & support this site by upgrading to a Gold Membership ~ click here for more info
Skye Avatar
Skye Nott
Vancouver, BC, Canada   can
1964 Vespa VNB 125
1966 MG MGB "The Bomber RIP"
1983 Suzuki MC GS750E "Kate"
1986 Merkur XR4Ti "The Rally Car"
1990 Volkswagen Corrado G60   → more

No power to the coil? That's weird. Hall effect sensor on the distributor maybe?
There's a PDF of the Workshop Manual floating around out there... time to start tracing wires. There are some very useful diagnostic flowcharts for this kind of thing as well. Most require some weird VAG special tool but in most cases you can do the same with any old digital multimeter.



Webmaster, Corrado World
1990 Corrado G60 - Pearl Effect Blue

The AutoShrine Network Building the best online communities for auto enthusiasts
. You can hide this ad & support this site by upgrading to a Gold Membership ~ click here for more info

Reply to this topic or post your own questions!

Members Sign In if you've already registered, or

Register a New Account

Registration is free and takes less than a minute

Having trouble posting or changing forum settings?
Check the Forum Help File (FAQ) or contact the webmaster.


Join The Club

Sign in to ask questions, share photos, and access all website features

Corrado Menu

What's New

Membership

Forums ->

Corrado Tech

Corrado Mods

Off Topic

Vendor Market

Buy, Sell & Trade

Forum Search

Random Topic

Latest Posts

Live Chat

Calendar

Journals

Tech Library

Car Registry

Cars For Sale

Model Info

Directory

Member Map

Corrado Store

Search Site

Advertising Info

Smartphone quick link
corrado.mobi

Adjust Text Size

Larger Smaller
Reset Save