Ignition Timing Problems?

Answer The ignition system on a car or truck includes the distributor, ignition coil, spark plugs, and wires. In addition, later model vehicles use computer-controlled ignitions that cannot be altered. Ig... Read More »

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Problems Caused by Motorcycle Ignition Timing?

Motorcycle engines are similar in almost every way to their automotive counterparts, relying on the compression and ignition of a highly combustible mixture of air and fuel to generate power. As in... Read More »

How to Set the Ignition Timing With No Timing Marks?

Ignition timing is when the distributor sends an electric spark into the engine to ignite the fuel. This fuel ignition is what powers the car. The sequence in which this happens is very finely bala... Read More »

Ignition Timing Vs. Valve Timing?

Ignition systems refer to multi-component systems used in vehicles to ignite the fuel-air or combustion mixture needed for the internal combustion engine to function. This ignition process is perfo... Read More »

Problems With Getting No Spark From the Ignition Coil & Ignition Issues?

Certain requirements must be met for an ignition coil to produce the high-voltage spark that fires an engine. Problems associated with meeting these requirements can be as simple as a corroded wire... Read More »