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BWD Ignition Coil

Part No. E260P Warranty  

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BWD ignition coils use high-efficiency laminations to optimize magnetic field buildup and produce high spark energy.
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Terminal Gender:Male

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BWDIgnition Coil
 
4.6

(based on 97 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (73)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (16)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (85)
  • Improves engine efficiency (60)
  • Increases power (46)
  • Durable (30)
  • Lightweight (24)

Cons

  • No improvement in performance (4)
  • Difficult to install (3)

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (71)
  • Replacement (62)
  • Performance driving (4)
  • Restoration (3)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Casual driver (17), Auto enthusiast (4), Mechanic (4), Truck enthusiast (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (44), Auto enthusiast (21), Mechanic (18), Truck enthusiast (9)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Problem solver!

01' Windstar had intermittent miss,changed plugs and wires which helped some. Still missed, bucked, and jerked. Read reviews and decided to try. Car runs smooth and has more power and probably...Read complete review

01' Windstar had intermittent miss,changed plugs and wires which helped some. Still missed, bucked, and jerked. Read reviews and decided to try. Car runs smooth and has more power and probably better gas mileage. It belongs to my daughter and she doesn't keep track of that, (or anything else). Replaced coil on my car, ('01 Focus), for same problem with same results and definitly better mileage! Very very pleased!!!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Would not recommend this product.

I have replaced this coil more than six times and the epoxy cracks again after a very short time. The upper intake manifold and EGR valve have to be removed to gain access (Ford's...Read complete review

I have replaced this coil more than six times and the epoxy cracks again after a very short time. The upper intake manifold and EGR valve have to be removed to gain access (Ford's design flaw). It is mounted above the right exhaust manifold which subjects the coil to a lot of heat. I have tried to insolate it from the heat, but it still cracks. Recommend relocating coil to another location away from the manifold and using a Motorcraft coil pack. Changing spark plugs and wires did not help.

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5.0

My Van runs great with it's new coil!

By Toplegend

from Medina, Ohio

About Me Casual Driver

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Level 1

Pros

  • Easy To Install
  • Improves Engine Efficiency
  • Increases Power

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Replacement

    Comments about BWD Ignition Coil:

    It's just a good is a Ford coil.

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    5.0

    can"t go wrong with this product OEM

    By manuel

    from Michigan

    About Me Auto Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer
    Level 1

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy To Install
    • Improves Engine Efficiency
    • Increases Power
    • Lightweight

    Cons

    • Decreases Gas Mileage

    Best Uses

    • Replacement

    Comments about BWD Ignition Coil:

    easy to install & have peace of mine

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    5.0

    I would buy this again

    By Bobby

    from Concord Ga

    About Me Auto Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer
    Level 2

    Pros

    • Easy To Install
    • Improves Engine Efficiency
    • Increases Power

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday Driving
      • Replacement
      • Restoration

      Comments about BWD Ignition Coil:

      Was exactly what I needed perfect fit

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      5.0

      This has been a

      By Raksdog

      from Plainfield il.

      About Me Mechanic

      Ask me a question

      Verified Buyer
      3 or more reviews submitted

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Improves Engine Efficiency
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving

        Comments about BWD Ignition Coil:

        This was so easy to change.Didn't even have to wash my hands afterwords. But I did anyway.It's nice to know that Advance auto has what I need to keep my cars and truck running. Decent pricing also.

        Rich.

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        3.0

        nice little product

        By smoke

        from omaha, ne

        About Me Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Increases Power

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving
          • Replacement

          Comments about BWD Ignition Coil:

          Great product for the money. Fixed my issue. thanks...

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          (3 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          Would not recommend this product.

          By Bill

          from Kansas

          About Me Mechanic

          Helpful Reviewer

          Pros

          • Works For Short Time

          Cons

          • Difficult To Install
          • Epoxy On Bottom Cracks

          Best Uses

            Comments about BWD Ignition Coil:

            I have replaced this coil more than six times and the epoxy cracks again after a very short time. The upper intake manifold and EGR valve have to be removed to gain access (Ford's design flaw). It is mounted above the right exhaust manifold which subjects the coil to a lot of heat. I have tried to insolate it from the heat, but it still cracks. Recommend relocating coil to another location away from the manifold and using a Motorcraft coil pack. Changing spark plugs and wires did not help.

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            (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            good product

            By bmauney

            from shelby nc

            About Me Auto Enthusiast, Truck Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer
            3 or more reviews submitted

            Pros

            • Easy To Install

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Everyday Driving

              Comments about BWD Ignition Coil:

              Lifetime warranty.

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              (5 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Quick easy fix!

              By carfreakydadof2

              from Bluefield, WV

              About Me Casual Driver

              Verified Buyer
              Helpful Reviewer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday Driving

                Comments about BWD Ignition Coil:

                Quick and easy fix for my 2001 Taurus. Old coil had small crack in it that caused it to miss when damp. It was stock and had 145k on it. Took about 10 minutes, if that, to replace.

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                (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Excellent!!!

                By Novice1

                from S.E. Indiana

                About Me Casual Driver

                Verified Buyer
                Helpful Reviewer

                Pros

                • Easy To Install
                • Improves Engine Efficiency
                • Increases Power

                Cons

                • none

                Best Uses

                • Everyday Driving
                • Replacement

                Comments about BWD Ignition Coil:

                installed in 10-15 minutes or less , along with new sparkplugs. Car is completely different , runs like a new one now!!!!

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                (2 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                great item

                By pauljones1515

                from Lehigh Acres Florida

                Verified Buyer
                Level 1

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Easy To Install
                • Improves Engine Efficiency
                • Increases Power
                • Lightweight

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday Driving

                  Comments about BWD Ignition Coil:

                  5min to install, fixed my problem glad to install

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                  18 Questions | 20 Answers
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                  • Q:

                    I have a 2001 Ford Taurus with a 3.0L engine the "Vulcan" motor, not the 24 valve Duratech motor. Will this part fit the 3.0L Vulcan ?
                    Asked on 11/24/2014 by bsmith82 from Livonia, MI

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      Hi bsmith82, I'm glad to see you back! The manufacturer site cataloged this ignition coil for both engines.

                      Answered on 11/25/2014 by Solomon
                  • Q:

                    will this product fit both the 3.0L Vulcan motor as well as the 3.0L Duratech motor ?
                    Asked on 11/24/2014 by bsmith82 from Livonia, MI

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      Hi Bsmith82, good question! To check compatibility, please provide your vehicle's year, make, model and engine size so I can assist you further.

                      Answered on 11/24/2014 by Solomon
                  • Q:

                    My 2004 Taurus was diagnosed with bad ignition coil. Changed it and still runs like poop. changed plugs and wires, also idle control valve, and cleaned mass air flow sensor. Diagnosis still comes back as bad ignition coil. Can anything else cause this trouble code? Maybe I got a bad part?
                    Asked on 3/1/2014 by Steve from Cincinnati Ohio

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      Hi Steve, happy to help! The answer for your question is more technical thank you think. I would suggest that you to take your vehicle and get it thoroughly checked by a certified mechanic before buying any parts that may/may not solve the problem.

                      Answered on 3/3/2014 by Steve from AAP
                  • Q:

                    my 06 f 150 feels like it won't go when I push the gas pedal it backfires and doesn't want to go. does the coil pack cause this?
                    Asked on 8/10/2013 by Melissa from Shreveport Louisiana

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      With reference to your inquiry on the BWD Ignition Coil -part# E260, the ignition coil pack may be the possible cause of the problem on your Ford F-150. However, without the presence of the vehicle we could neither diagnose the problem nor provide you with a 100% answer. I would suggest you to get assistance from a certified mechanic for a proper diagnosis before buying and having parts installed that may not (solve/be) the problem. For any further assistance, you may also call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                      Answered on 8/11/2013 by Vincent from AAP
                  • Q:

                    is this a hard replacement part will i be able to do???????
                    Asked on 6/11/2013 by will from orlando,fl

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      With reference to your inquiry on the BWD Ignition Coil - part# E260, replacing the ignition coil depends on the skill level of whoever is removing or replacing the part. Some may have a harder time than others who have experience. I would recommend purchasing a Haynes repair manual specifically for your vehicle. This should be able to assist you further into detail on how to repair or replace specific parts. For any further assistance, you may also call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                      Answered on 6/11/2013 by Vincent from AAP
                  • Q:

                    I have installed the coil pac but the truck still does not start. It was running after i changed the wires but after I changed the plugs it ran rough. then I figured the coil pac was not the right one. changed that and now it wont even turn over.
                    Asked on 4/29/2013 by Paul from United States

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      Sorry, without the presence of your vehicle we would not be able to properly diagnose it nor provide you with a 100% answer. We would suggest that you take your vehicle to a certified mechanic for further diagnosis. For any further assistance, please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                      Answered on 4/30/2013 by Steve from AAP
                  • Q:

                    P0302 Cylinder 2 Misfire Detected on Ford FreeStar 2004 | 3.8 engine. Where is cylnder #2. Early this year, misfire detected on cylinder 3. Leaning toward getting this coil after reading online search...
                    Asked on 12/28/2012 by Butter from Derwood,MD

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      With reference to your inquiry on the BWD Ignition Coil - Part No. E260 the Cylinder numbering (from front of the engine) on your 2004 Ford Freestar 3.8L Engine is 1-4-2-5-3-6. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto store and one of our representatives will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                      Answered on 12/28/2012 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
                  • Q:

                    does this control the power to the fuel pump on a 04 ranger 3.0??
                    Asked on 9/11/2012 by Brad from Freeport Me.

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      Sorry, the Ignition Coil does not control fuel pump. It deliver a spark of several thousand volts to the spark plugs at exactly the right time from a 6 or 12-volt battery. The distributor gets the spark to the right place at the right time in what is called the secondary circuit. The primary circuit initially created the large spark, and at the heart of the primary circuit is the ignition coil. We would suggest taking your vehicle to a certified mechanic for a proper diagnosis before buying and having parts installed that may not (solve/be) the problem. For further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

                      Answered on 9/12/2012 by Rick from AAP
                  • Q:

                    how to replace the wires on the ignition coil 02 ford ranger
                    Asked on 1/27/2011 by fatboy from south caroline

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      I recommend purchasing a Haynes repair manual specifically for your vehicle. This should be able to assist you further into detail on how to repair or replace specific parts.

                      Answered on 2/14/2011 by Parts Guru Geo from AAP
                  • Q:

                    i'm replacing ignition coil pack on 02 ford taurus. is this a basic remove old one and install new one or is further (spark) testing required?
                    Asked on 12/28/2010 by Anonymous

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      You can just replace the stock coil with BWD Coil and spark testing is not required.

                      Answered on 12/29/2010 by Parts Guru Geo from AAP
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