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1994 Dodge Shadow • 4 cylinder Automatic •

How do I check for spark on a 94 dodge shadow and what and where is the distributor pick up
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Cinnamonbear10
July 20, 2011.




It's a common failure item under the distributor cap and rotor. Looks like a round disc with a wire and three-pin plug.

Checking for spark is pretty basic. Pull one spark plug wire off the spark plug, stick a screwdriver into the terminal and lay it close to a metal part of the engine, but not touching it. Have a helper crank the engine and watch to see if sparks jump from the screwdriver to the engine.

Caradiodoc
Jul 20, 2011.


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