Can a regular spark plug wire be used on a coil?

Answer No. Older automotive ignitions systems have a coil mounted separately from the distributor. While the type and diameter of wire used for spark plugs and coils are the same, the plug wires have diff... Read More »

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The Order of Spark Plug Wires From the Ignition Coil to the Plug in a 1998 Hyundai Accent?

The 1998 front-wheel-drive Hyundai Accent was equipped with a transverse-mounted 1.5-liter inline four-cylinder engine. The Accent used a distributorless ignition system with a crankshaft position ... Read More »

How to Wire a DSM Coil-on-Plug?

A coil-on plug modification alters the ignition coil on the cylinders of your vehicle's engine. The purpose of a coil-on plug is to improve the ignition system's durability by reducing the number o... Read More »

How to Change a Spark Plug Coil in a Ford Expedition?

The Ford Expedition is a full-size SUV with room for five or more, depending on the configuration. A few different engine types are available, one with a distributor controlled ignition system with... Read More »

How to Check an Ignition Coil With a Spare Spark Plug?

Before solid state ignition systems and computerized engine management systems, checking ignition coil output was simply a matter holding the coil wire near the engine block while you cranked the e... Read More »