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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-04-2009, 02:47 AM Thread Starter
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no spark on 04 summit rev 800

i have an 04 summit 800 rev.
i was goin to load it in to the back of my truck so i had it idleing and when i walked away it just died. it was like you just pulled the DESS cord off of it.
i try to start it but it has no spark
im thinking that my DESS cord just took a sh*t on me. is this a common problem?
is there a way i can test it on my own to see if that is whts wrong?
my local Ski-Doo dealer wants $180 jus to see if thats whats wrong and i cant see payin them that.
is there anything else that could cause it to not have spark too?
any help would be great
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-04-2009, 07:38 AM
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Find another dealer if you can. That's WAY too much to do that.

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Even if the key did take a crap u would still have spark, engine will govern out at 3500 rpm. The problem could be a number of things, maybe a bad kill switch, bad DESS post, module, mag, voltage regulator...Could be a ton of things, find a dealer worth going to.

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