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3410 weak spark

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snohiker
started to play with the 3410 tonite seeming its the one of that most together anyways cleaned carb and tank new fuel line i can get a very weak spark from plug wire but nothing thru plug cleaned points and still same any ideas

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donmoore1904
I didn't follow the advice of most, which was to get the points eliminator. I replaced worn points plungers in the past month on two 243431 motors. Cleaned and adjusted the points, fiddled with the wires and screws and the cover - all that stuff. The only reason I didn't use the eliminator the *second* time round was because the dealer gave me the plunger and sleeve for free to do the motor I bought from them. If I did another I would go with the eliminator (get it at NAPA). Less than $20, and you don't have to worry about points, condensor or plunger.

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