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Offline JBS 181

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Spark module
« on: March 07, 2019, 09:16:55 AM »
Is it just my dealer. OEM spark module is way higher than after market module, or should I stay away from aftermarket module. Goes on an older Stihl 029. Thanks.

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Re: Spark module
« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2019, 02:16:31 PM »
That is normal. If the aftermarket is cheap enough it might be worth a try. It is easy to change if it doesn't.
old age and treachery will always overcome youth and enthusiasm

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Re: Spark module
« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2019, 07:59:30 PM »
id stick to oem.

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Re: Spark module
« Reply #3 on: March 09, 2019, 09:22:04 PM »
Seems to me I have heard that some older Stihl saws had a lifetime warranty on electronic ignition. May be worth looking into?

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Re: Spark module
« Reply #4 on: March 10, 2019, 10:45:13 AM »
Most other stihl coils will work fine, you might have to adjust the spark plug wire length, or kill switch.

There is a million or 2 of dead stihls (029 039....) that use a compatible coil.

Why pay >100$ for a coil,  on a 200$ saw?

I think you need paperwork if you expect to honor the coil warranty.  It's not like the old Thompson Center Arms (before S +W jerks)

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Re: Spark module
« Reply #5 on: March 10, 2019, 11:07:58 AM »
I've bought used OEM ones off ebay, and I believe they are all still working.  Sometimes people part out a saw when a cylinder gets scored, or the carb clogs up.


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