Welcome to the North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club Sunday November 29, 2015
Home Forums WikiNASIOC Products Store Modifications Upgrade Garage
Here you can view your subscribed threads, work with private messages and edit your profile and preferences Home Registration is free! Visit the NASIOC Store NASIOC Rules Search Find other members Frequently Asked Questions Calendar Archive NASIOC Upgrade Garage Logout
Go Back   NASIOC > NASIOC Technical > Normally Aspirated Powertrain

Welcome to NASIOC - The world's largest online community for Subaru enthusiasts!
Welcome to the NASIOC.com Subaru forum.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, free of charge, you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is free, fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads. 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-28-2010, 07:16 PM   #1
Scooby Newbie
Member#: 233060
Join Date: Dec 2009
Default No spark

I have a 95 subaru imprezza l 1.8L. One day may car was running and then it stopped and wouldn't start. I replaced the coil pack and still none of the plugs are getting spark. I would greatly appreciate some help with this, as it is my daily driver.
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
DreadyRider is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Old 07-02-2010, 01:12 PM   #2
Scooby Specialist
Member#: 236927
Join Date: Jan 2010
Chapter/Region: NESIC
Location: Oakville CT
2015 BRZ, 93 Legacy,
1984 BRAT


You could have bought a bad coil pack. Check you igniter, make sure that it is getting power. Make sure your wires are in good condition also. If everything checks out OK, then you might have a bad ground somewhere. Bad grounds are such a joy to find.
Jessekrs123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2010, 01:26 PM   #3
Scooby Specialist
Member#: 130489
Join Date: Oct 2006
Chapter/Region: MWSOC
Location: Superior, WI
02 WRX Wagon (WRB)
98 OBS-T, 91 Legacy SS


Ignitor, cam position sensor, crank position sensor. The three most common culprits to no spark issues.

Check voltages and grounds from there.
PhilSine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2010, 01:55 PM   #4
Scooby Specialist
Member#: 155358
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Coon Rapids, MN
2008 Forester
Steel Silver


^^ this
flstffxe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2010, 03:11 PM   #5
Scooby Newbie
Member#: 107430
Join Date: Feb 2006
Chapter/Region: NWIC
Location: Spokane
1993 Impreza


Did you check the timing belt?

Also, if you can, pull the trouble codes. To do this you connect the two green connectors under the driver side dash, then the CEL should start flashing. Long flashes are a 10 and short flashes are a 1.

So long, short, short would be 12 and long, long, short would be 21.
Luckyduck919 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
96 brighton 1.8l impreza 1-2 spark 3-4 no spark WRXR1A10 Normally Aspirated Powertrain 6 12-28-2007 03:52 PM
Ignition Issues - No spark, no timing? Logannz Electrical & Lighting 0 03-13-2007 06:37 PM
EJ22 Swap - No Spark... no ground for fuel pump relay?? Subarutex Subaru Conversions 5 01-22-2007 01:14 PM
There's just no spark... no electricity... Hypernoodle Off-Topic 32 07-06-2006 03:14 PM
no spark & no fuel = no start Annoying Eric Normally Aspirated Powertrain 7 08-30-2005 09:58 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:38 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2015 Axivo Inc.
Copyright ©1999 - 2015, North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club, Inc.