Although there are many different types of ignition system on the market today, most can be placed in one of the three groups.
Spark plug replacement intervals on today’s engines are getting longer all the time. Because, spark plug health is directly linked to overall engine performance; it stands to reason weak or bad spark plugs, can lead […]
The most sophisticated of all ignition systems. The Coil On Plug Ignition System places an ignition coil; directly on the top of each spark plug. As a result, the Coil On Plug Ignition System; eliminates […]
Today, the ignition switch is a complex device that powers numerous electrical and electronic systems throughout the vehicle. In fact, the newest version identifies the drivers key and allows him to activate the starting system. […]
A visual inspection of the spark plug color, will display symptoms and conditions of the engine’s performance. The experienced technician can analyze the spark plug color. Therefore, tracking down the root cause of many problems. […]
The most important sensors in any engine; are the crankshaft and camshaft (CKP)-(CMP) position sensors. Modern computer-controlled vehicles; must have the air and fuel ignited at the proper instant in order to operate. Both (CKP)-(CMP) […]
Crankshaft position sensors (CKP) set ignition timing; supply the (RPM) signal; and determine engine speed. But, When the crankshaft position sensor (CKP) fails; it stops transmitting the signal. Also, The crankshaft position sensors (CKP) signal […]
There are a number of symptoms that can point to your Crankshaft Position Sensor (CKP) failing. But, Can also be confused with the same symptoms caused by issues with your ignition or fuel injection systems. The […]