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checking for spark

Postby 1990caprice » Sat Jun 15, 2013 5:29 pm

i have used a spark tester on a car before but im curious about using one on the cub. can you connect it and crank the engine with the hand crank to test for spark or will i need to use the starter. the only reason i haven't tried with the starter is i'm unsure whether it operational or not? thanks allot

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Re: checking for spark

Postby Wakulla Bill » Sat Jun 15, 2013 5:46 pm

You can check the spark hand cranking but you will probably need two people. One to crank and one to observe tester.
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Re: checking for spark

Postby wfmdfm » Sat Jun 15, 2013 5:51 pm

The tester works fine on the Cub.
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