No spark on P200
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1970 180 Rally, 1980 P150X and P200E
Joined: 22 May 2017
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Location: George, South Africa
Fri Oct 16, 2020 7:06 am quote
My P200 has suddenly died on me. I tried new plugs and a new CDI unit, still nothing. Then I measured the pickup unit: 116, which is good, and then I measured the ignition coil: 520, which is also within range. Still no spark.

What else can I test or check for?
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Joined: 24 Nov 2016
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Location: Flatness, Tx
Fri Oct 16, 2020 7:34 am quote
Should be 2 green wires going to CDI. Pull the green wire going to CDI from the handle bars. If you have spark, you have a short of the kill wire in the frame.

Also check continuity between white wire and frame. This should have a good connection as it is your ground.
Hope this helps.
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