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No spark in the T

Just got the car back from the mechanic who sorted out the mfi [finally] Drove it home with a grin.And parked it. 3 weeks later i wanted to start her up. Nada I can hear the fuel pump so theres fuel plus i can smell it. Checked for spark . No spark What to check first?

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Check the cheap stuff first. Are your points set correctly? New distributor cap and rotor? If all those are good and you are still not getting a spark then it is a problem with wiring, coil or CDI.
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does the CDI whine?
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I just went out there and played around with some of the wires leading to the cdi and she answered me by starting Thanks guys. Hey tim when your car gettin on the road? Looking forward to hearing about it .

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