RE: Need help starting my Puch
Apr 04, 2002 05:48 PST
Regarding the eBay portion of this: There is no proof yet that the seller
was lying. Once you figure out what the problem is, then maybe you'll see
whether or not it was a pre-existing problem, or not.
From: Justin Lehrer [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, April 03, 2002 8:54 PM
Subject: Re: Need help starting my Puch
OK, I just worked on it with a friend who knows 2 strokes well. He
confirmed that there is no spark. He also checked to make sure the kill
switch wasn't ground out, and that the points were clean. What's left? If
you have no spark, what could cause that!?
Also, I would like to hear your opinions on the issue of whether the
seller of this moped was dishonest. I purchased on ebay. Here is the link
so you can see the description:
The guy has been seemingly helpful, available over the phone, assured me
that he had it running every day last week, it starts right up. But no
spark....seems like that is unlikely to occur during shipment doesn't it?
What do you think? Do I have grounds to think the seller lied about the
Thanks for your advice!