I have a 1985 dodge ram 100 with 3.7, won't turn over, replaced the spark box because was not getting power to the dist. now theres no power coming out of the coil to the dist.

Asked by Sep 01, 2013 at 12:36 PM about the 1985 Dodge RAM 150 Long Bed

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

changed all that would make the truck spark.

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Check your ground wires.

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Turn engine by hand make sure distributor rotor is turning, replace rotor and cap if there's signs of erosion on contacts, clean battery terminals, clean connectors to coil, check plug wires for errosion or broken insides, make sure distributor is properly stabbed. ( rotor facing # 1 cylinder at tdc # 1 cylinder. ), wires going to the right cylinders, turn lights off and watch for wasted spark.... Good luck

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