Jeep Wrangler Forum - Reply to Topic
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Tech Forum > Nutter Bypass, now no spark

Join Wrangler Forum Today

Thread: Nutter Bypass, now no spark Reply to Thread
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

Topic Review (Newest First)
12-07-2009 07:36 PM
Jkwap91 thanks for the replies guys. ok well I take the no spark problem back, I am getting a spark and fuel to the carb but it still will not fire up it just cranks. Now what? I did adjust the timing at the time when it was running the other night but it was adjusted to idle just fine. Could messing with this be a problem?
12-07-2009 06:56 PM
Fred Holdorf Autozone has a tester in their stores for ignition modules. After I did the "Nutter Bypass" my module failed, intermittently. The tester found the fault. I'm affraid the price on those modules has gone up in the last two months, for some reason.

Good luck, Fred
12-07-2009 07:51 AM
Fweaky Chances are you have a loose connection /splice. Make sure your wires are clear of the exhaust.
12-07-2009 07:11 AM
kik Check to see if you're getting spark from the coil. If the coil is good might have a bad Ignition Control Module.
12-06-2009 07:41 PM
Nutter Bypass, now no spark

So I did the nutter bypass yesterday on my 89 wrangler with the carter carb. I had everything set up great and drove it home from my friends house about 10 miles away, but I went out today to start it up and now I cant get it to spark. I checked all of my connections and they are all intact. I just dont know what it could be because it drove home fine. Is there anything else that I could check?

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:33 PM.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC. is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC