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Old 06-22-2006, 23:52   #1 (permalink)
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will someone please explain to me what the f**k a coil on plug igntion is i am new to the marq and i was going to change my plugs a wire but only after reading i have a coil on plug ignition did i realize that i didn't know what that was i am used to distibutors and coil packs but coil on plug come on now
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Old 06-23-2006, 09:19   #2 (permalink)
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A coil on plug is a seperate individual coil that sits on each plug. You will not need to replace wires, just remove the coil and replace the plug.
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thanks for the info mullet man but how is it controlled? no distributer, no pack, does the ecu tell it when to fire?? like i said i'm used to wired igniton
i guess what i'm getting at is if lets just say i wanted to put a msd on there how would i or could i even do it?
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Nope,you can't do it unless it's pre 98
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That's right! Everything is contolled by the PCM from the info it recieves from various sensors.
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You can install MSD equipment with adapters (replaces box and coil packs), but it's too expensive- you don't need to upgrade your ignition unless you're running forced induction or nitrous.
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