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i have a 1997 geo prizm i have no spark replaced distributor an ignitor what am i missing  i still have no spark is there a relay that would cause this if so witch one an or what else could it be

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HI JOSH,,WELL THERE ARE A FEW THINGS TO CK,CK THE IGNITION FUSE AND SWITCH THE IGNITION RELAY IN THE MAIN FUSE BOX UNDER HOOD WITH ANOTHER RELAY OF THE SAME STYLE. SEE IF THIS STARTS AFTER CHANGING THE RELAY OR AFTER FUSES CHECK. NEXT QUESTION FOR YOU,, DID THIS NEW DISTRIBUTOR COME WITH A NEW COIL ??? COILS ARE COMMON FAILURE OF THESE ENGINES. THERE IS A OHM TEST FOR THIS IF YOU NEED IT.. DID IT COME WITH A NEW ROTOR ?? SOMETIMES THESE ROTORS WILL BURN OUT ON THE UNDER SIDE AND GROUND OUT TO THE DIST HOUSING,CK THIS AS WELL. IF THIS DOES NOT HELP GET YOURSELF A TEST LIGHT AND CK FOR POWER GOING INTO THE DIST AND OR COIL,SEE IF YOU HAVE 12 VOLTS WHEN KEY IS ON AND CRANKING. IF NO POWER HERE YOU EITHER HAVE WIRING PROBLEMS OR POSSIBLE BAD IGNITION SWITCH..IF YOU TURN THE KEY ON DOES ALL OF THE OTHER SYSTEMS WORK AS IT SHOULD,LIKE WIPERS,TURN SIGNALS AND SO ON. LET ME KNOW WHAT YOU FIND AND GET BACK TO ME....TOM..

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PLEASE READ ALL OF THIS BEFORE ASKING ANY QUESTIONS. IF THIS CHEVY SECTION IS MAXED OUT.YOU CAN REACH ME IN THE OLDS/BUICK SECTION. Will answer questions from 6:00am to 10:00pm all days [EST][[[ NO DIESEL OR PAINT QUESTIONS]]] will answer all 1965 to present QUESTIONS ON ALL GM'S on mechanics of these cars. Keep in mind i am not there in person i am going on what you are telling me !! PLEASE IF ASKING A QUESTION GIVE ME AS MUCH INFO AS POSSIBLE. THE MORE THE BETTER. SUCH AS YEAR,MAKE,MODEL,ENGINE SIZE. THIS WILL HELP ME HELP YOU. I will not be able to answer all questions because of some situations that i would really need to be there and see things for myself,such as electrical issues. In many cases i would need wiring diagrams. I can also give you an estimate on what the cost would be at our repair shop as an idea to help you. Keep in mind that my answer is ONLY MY ADVICE,ck with your mechanic as well.. >> THANK YOU, TOM..

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I have been a ASE certified master mechanic for over 30 years and certified IN ALL 8 CATEGORIES,[engine repair,engine performance,auto trans,manual trans,clutches,steering and suspension,brakes,electrical systems,heating and air/cond. I am also a state CERTIFIED inspector for over 30 years. I do computer work [pcm]fault codes,pcm flashing,state inspection monitor readiness,repairs on exhaust,fuel service,[injection and carburetor,] charging system problems, running issues,alignments,frame problems,tire balance,struts and of course standard and anti-lock brakes.

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nys state auto repair industry and ase group.

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high school,4 years of tech school,and many many hours of auto training with many gm classes and aftermarket training classes..

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ASE MASTER TECH CERTIFIED IN ALL 8 CATEGORIES.NYS INSP LICENSE AND A/C CERTIFIED

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