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Old 10-08-2003, 03:03 PM
gregga gregga is offline
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Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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On my '89 420SEL the stalling and severe bog on throttle application was caused by a failing ignition coil. You might test your spark through a spare spark plug. Mine wouldn't fire with an adequate arc. It solved all my problems after I finally got the right one to replace it. The catalogs at the parts places are wrong. Do a search, we already talked about the right Bosch number.
'89 420 SEL "Moby Dick"
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