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      06-26-2010, 07:49 AM   #40
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Originally Posted by jamespurdy2 View Post
I would assume they just pop out but in step #7 there is a silver cylinder connected to the engine that is partly covering the two middle coils. Any advice?
That's the Valvetronic motor. Just work around it. The coils come out with it in place; it's just a bit tight to grab them. You can slip a screwdriver in through the loop once the holddown clamp is popped up then set a small block of wood under the screwdriver to lever the coil off the plug.