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Old 06-24-2014, 07:48 PM   #1
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a friend has a sears lawn tractor several years old with a briggs and stratton single cyl engine. he has had to replace the coil several times because of no start weak or no spark.Is there any typical problem causing this?

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May help to add the model #.

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In my experiences the coil persay rarely went bad. In older engines it was usually the points and condenser needed replacing. For newer engines, electronic ignitions can go bad.
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