How to Replace the Electronic Spark Control Module

The electronic spark control module (ESC) is one of many components in your ignition system. Working alongside your distributor and ignition control module, the...

How to Replace an Ignition Lock Assembly

When a driver wishes to start their car, typically it's as simple as inserting a key and turning it forward. However, from time to...

How to Replace an Electronic Ignition Pickup

The electronic ignition pickup is located in your ignition distributor. The ignition coil delivers voltage by triggering a spark to each cylinder as the...

How to Replace an Ignition Trigger

The ignition system relies on multiple mechanical and electrical components to start and keep an engine running. One of the most overlooked parts of...

How to Replace an Ignition Lock Cylinder

The ignition lock cylinder is located inside the assembly or lock body that is often welded onto the steering column. Most of the time,...

How to Replace an Ignition Ignitor

The ignition ignitor is the component that is responsible for sending a signal from the key's ignition switch to the electrical system to supply...

How to Adjust Timing on a Car

Ignition timing refers to the ignition system that allows the spark plug to fire, or ignite, a few degrees before the piston reaches top...

How to Replace Ignition Cables (Spark Plug Wires) in Your Car

The purpose of your vehicle’s spark plugs is to ignite the fuel and air available in the combustion chamber. They do this because of...

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