Electronic Ignition Advantages?

Answer The ignition system in an internal combustion engine ignites the mixture of fuel and air in the cylinders. An electronic ignition directs an electric current to each spark plug when it needs to fir... Read More »

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How to Diagnose a Bad Electronic Ignition?

When you turn the key in the ignition, you expect your vehicle to fire up on the first try. Eventually, most everyone will experience a "dead" vehicle at some point. You get into the car, turn the ... Read More »

Electronic Ignition Components?

The ignition system of an internal combustion engine solves two complex tasks. The first task is to deliver a brief spark to exactly the right point at exactly the right time--thousands of times a ... Read More »

How to Install an Electronic Ignition?

Though most newer engines use electronically activated coil-on-plug ignitions, practically every car made before 1995 utilizes some sort of mechanical distributor. Newer electronic systems offer a... Read More »

Conversion to Electronic Ignition?

When restoring or upgrading certain parts on older model vehicles, one of the things often chosen to take on is the ignition. Converting a breaker-point distributor to a distributor that is trigger... Read More »