Mechanics

SUBARU GL DISTRIBUTOR PROBLEM

1986 Subaru GL • 250,000 miles

The ignition system is not producing spark. The driver side timin belt is ok, its got a new coil, a new altenator, I'm at a loss, It's a 1.8 liter carberated engine, manual trans
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Brian weekman
March 14, 2013.



Check the magnetic pick-up coil and the air gap

Rasmataz
Mar 14, 2013.
Is the magnetic pick up coil inside the distributor, and how do I check the air gap. Thanks

Tiny
Brian weekman
Mar 14, 2013.
Its in the distributor and you need a brass feeler gauge to gap between the pick-up and the reluctor-refer to repair manual-

Rasmataz
Mar 21, 2013.