Originally Posted by kerncountykid
The stator on the CX's is located inside the motor. We had to replace it with a modified wiring harness shortly before leaving. I'm guessing a solder joint on the repaired harness came loose. We've yet to get the motor out so I can't say for sure.
Your friend really should consider the Ignitech.
It replaces the stock brain and doesn't use the pickup coils on the stator.
This allows the higher power and more reliable G8 stator as well as making the ignition system much more reliable.