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My Briggs and Stratton Quantum XTE50 has no spark. I have

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My Briggs and Stratton Quantum XTE50 has no spark. I have inserted a new plug.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 years ago.

Locate the kill wire going to the coil from the throttle linkage and unplug the kill wire, Then check for spark. If there is no spark with the kill wire unplugged, the coil needs replacement. Here is link showing the Briggs ignition , all Briggs engines have same setup.http://outdoorpowerinfo.com/repairs/briggs_125k02_ignition.asp