No spark

Asked by Jun 09, 2018 at 08:44 PM about the 1977 Ford F-350

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1977 RV with the original ford 460 engine.
I can get it to try to turn over but not start. I
checked the  spark plugs and there's no spark. The
spark plug cables test fine. As does the distributor
cables and the coil. I'm a novice mechanic and I
don't know much about this old of an engine. Any
ideas what the issue could be?

2 Answers

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Is it a Dura Spark ignition ??? Check for power at the coil also check the coil with an ohm meter and third check the ignition moduel It's self & the connections It looks to be about 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 by 1 1/2 inches thick Good Luck

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Also check the pick-up in the distributer

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