Okay, let's start with throwing away the starting fluid. Now you will need a good test light. connect the clamp end to a good ground and test the light on the engine's main circuit breaker at both terminals, it should light on both. Now turn the ignition key on and check for power at the + side of the coil, light should illuminate. If the light does now come on check your key switch and wiring. After performing these steps we can go on to the next. Let us know.