Please help me get some fire

Discussion in 'Bubba's Outboards' started by droptines, Apr 21, 2006.

  1. droptines

    droptines New Member

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    i am working on a 87 bayliner.i replaced the starter which was locked up.i primed the motor (87 mod 2.3 liter volvo penta) and it would not start,not firing.i then replaced the coil,still not firing.where do the pos. and neg. leads go to that are on the coil?what could be the problem?coil wire maybe?please help.
     
  2. droptines

    droptines New Member

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    havent figured out how to edit yet but i did fix the problem.it was no rotor button and the points were not gaped at all.purs like a kitten now.thanks
     

  3. Bubbakat

    Bubbakat New Member

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    Sometimes the simplest things can bum fuzzel us can't it. Glad you got it going.
     
  4. droptines

    droptines New Member

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    thanks,i only paid 500 for this boat and it runs like a dream.amazing what a little fire can do.