[Spridgets] New Problem

Lester oldsaabguy at comcast.net
Mon Jun 9 20:43:52 MDT 2008

Sounds like a bad coil that has a heat related failure.  Gets hot,  
wires separate and it dies..  or did you actually put the plugs in one  
of your cars to make sure..


On Jun 9, 2008, at 9:41 PM, Frank Clarici wrote:

> Here is one for the record books.
> Spark plugs, still clean and slightly tan after a 15 mile run, they  
> stop
> sparking!
> Replace plugs, go 15 miles, plugs stop sparking.
> OK, if they were black, I could understand that the carbs were way too
> rich and the plugs fouled out but the plugs are fine, if not new  
> looking.
> Bead blast the old plugs and they still do not work.
> Put in new plugs and all is fine for a few miles.
> WTF?
> This is not on my car, but it is a Sprite and if I ever have this
> problem, I would sure like to know what causes this!!!
> Any ideas?
> -- 
> Frank Clarici
> Toms River, NJ\

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