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post #1 of 3 Old 01-04-2010, 02:11 PM Thread Starter
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I have a 1996 Arctic cat cougar 550 and I am not getting any spark. Does anyone have any ideas. What should I test and how do I got about doing it?
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Locate your grounds. Clean and check them. Un plug all your wires one at a time and make sure they are not loose or corr.. Use a good clean plug to make sure you didnt oil foul them. There is a video from a member here on you tube showing step by step on how to check your stator. Check your ignition and kill switch wires real good also. Best of luck

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just hold your throttle open just a touch.. just enough to release the saftey switch... and see if you get spark then... had it happen to me.. had to bypass the carb and throttle safteys

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