Ignition System Basics

Ignition System Basics By Mike Stimits The basic ignition system consists of several parts; Coil Crank sensor Ignitor ECU engine control unit louisianahunts The crank angle sensor sends a signal to the ECU that will read on an amps meter by barley bumping the needle on an analog amps meter in the 50 micro Amp setting. A magnetic sensor has; a magnet, coil and magnetic plates and a rotor with steel nubs that case it to generate electricity when they go past the plates. An optic sensor uses a light…