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350SL ignition coil

My 1972 350SL - 107.044 - 117.982 engine does not start.

Anyone know what the dc resistance of the ignition coil should be ??

Measured the dc resistance of my coil @ primary= 1.58 ohms,
secondary = 10.58 kohms.

1972 350SL - 107.044 - 117.982 engine

When checking spark -- looks weak

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Try one of these and see if it spark is good enough.

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If your willing to pay shipping to and fro I wil lend you my lastest ebay purschase haven't even tested myself but it comes with manual on how to use. That is if you have electronic ignition does not test point type distributors.

eBay Motors: Christie Electronic Ignition Tester Magna-2000 (item 190202762105 end time Mar-06-08 16:07:23 PST)
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