<VV> Help! Ignition Messed UP
ronh at owt.com
Mon Jul 5 16:25:12 EDT 2010
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Bill H." <gojoe283 at yahoo.com>
To: <virtualvairs at corvair.org>
Sent: Monday, July 05, 2010 11:52 AM
Subject: <VV> Help! Ignition Messed UP
> Hi all...I'm in the middle of installing A/C in my car, and so far,
> everything that can go wrong, has gone wrong!
> Now somehow I messed up my plug wires and ignition wires. There is an
> insulated "resistor" wire, that goes on one side of the coil. Then I see
> a yellowish-gold wire, it came loose from its terminal and I can't figure
> out where this wire goes, but it looks like another ignition wire.
> Doesn't that go on the coil also?
> Also, what's the best and easiest way to determine how to put the
> distributor wires back correctly? I have the firing order right, and I've
> gotten the notch on the vibration damper pulley within the timing scale on
> the block, but I've tried to put both #1 and #2 wires at the terinal where
> the rotor's pointing. The car backfires and almost starts, but won't.
> Help! And thanks everyone. Hope you're all having a great Forth!
> Bill Hershkowitz 69 Monza 110 PG
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