GM Corvette 1984-1996 Repair Guide

Ignition Coil Plate Connector

Print

REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



The ignition coil plate connector may also be referred to as the direct ignition housing.

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Remove the intake plenum.
  4.  
  5. Tag and disconnect the spark plug wires from the ignition coil.
  6.  
  7. Detach the electrical connectors.
  8.  
  9. Unfasten the 4 ignition coil bracket retaining bolts.
  10.  
  11. Note the position of the coils, then remove the retaining bolts. There are 2 bolts per coil.
  12.  
  13. Remove the coils from the ignition coil plate connector.
  14.  
  15. Remove the ignition coil plate connector from the bracket.
  16.  

To install:
  1. Place the ignition coil plate connector on the bracket.
  2.  
  3. Install the 4 seals packaged with the ignition coil plate connector.
  4.  
  5. Position the coils on the ignition coil plate connector.
  6.  
  7. Install the coil retaining bolts and tighten to 40 inch lbs. (4.5 Nm).
  8.  
  9. Install the ignition coil plate connector bracket on the engine. Install the retaining bolts and tighten as follows:
    1. M6-16 bolts: 89 inch lbs. (10 Nm).
    2.  
    3. M8-20 bolts: 19 ft. lbs. (26 Nm).
    4.  

  10.  
  11. Attach the electrical connectors and spark plug wires, as tagged during removal.
  12.  
  13. Install the intake plenum, then connect the negative battery cable.
  14.  

 
label.common.footer.alt.autozoneLogo