|Subject:||RE: Electrical issue with 63 scat||Date:||Sun Jun 5 00:01:23 2016|
See if you have a voltage at the Ignition point terminals. Could be contact points |
are glazed, not making good contact. Reminder: Spark is produced when contact
points OPEN , power to the coil cut, causing the coils magnetic field to collapse
and induce the high voltage to the spark plug.
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Help!im trying to get my restored 63 scat started, and seem to have a
I don't seem to have spark at the spark plug. The motor was restored rebuilt a
couple years ago but I've never had it started.
I also put. A new wiring harness.
Now I notice when I'm kicking it, if I hold the horn button in while kicking, the horn
will go off in a pattern like the engine turning over. But, the bike doesn't seem to
have spark at the spark plug. Yet I've checked all connections
So now I don't understand why the horn wire seems hot, but bike doesn't have
spark or start.
Thanks in advance.. Gene