What would cause a 1993 Nissan Altima to stop firing

Tiny
CHRIS WOODSON
  • 1993 NISSAN ALTIMA
  • 163,000 MILES

I have changed the plugs wires and coil

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Monday, May 21st, 2012 AT 11:48 PM

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Tiny
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Distributors are a common failure for those. Make sure there is power to the connector and see if any spark comes from the coil tower.

Roy

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Monday, May 21st, 2012 AT 11:50 PM
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And what if theres no spark from the coil tower, then what could be the problem?

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Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012 AT 4:34 AM
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The distributor, as it acts as a ground on the negative side of the coil.

Roy

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Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012 AT 10:31 PM

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