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Guest Message by DevFuse

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another coil gone bad,

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#1 86subaru


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Posted 27 June 2005 - 10:01 PM

took a small vacation , 160 mile 1 way , on the way back we stopped at a rest area ,the acell coil went bad , the car would not start up and the coil was real hot , good thing i took a oem factory one along , 10 min job and back on the road , thanks to all the members that said take a extra one along , because where would i have gotton on at ,the coil only had 21,000mi on it

#2 northguy


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Posted 27 June 2005 - 10:11 PM

What brand was it?

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Posted 27 June 2005 - 10:20 PM

What brand was it?


the acell coil went bad

#4 MilesFox


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Posted 27 June 2005 - 11:34 PM

there you are jim, i was wondering where you were, havent seen you on the board, well, i guess that explains it. check out the trashwagon website in my signature

#5 TomRhere


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Posted 28 June 2005 - 05:04 AM

Ummm, that was the Accel coil off the '84 Auto BRAT you got from me, yes?!?

#6 86subaru


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Posted 28 June 2005 - 06:02 AM

no tom it was not , i have all ACCELL coil's on my subaru's , , so just a warning they will go bad , here is a question , by putting the oem coil back on will i have to regap the plugs ? right now there at .45 ? car seems to run just fine

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