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Ballast resistor hook up

Published: 05.01.2018

You can but it will probably not hold up as well in a marine environment as the Indigo Ballast Resistor. He removed the resistor and runs way more solid. Connecting a ballast resistor is a fairly straightforward project, but you will want to pay attention to the wiring.

How to Connect a Ballast Resistor How to Connect a Ballast Resistor. What You Hold the resistor up to the firewall and mark the holes where the clamps will go.

Waiting 20 minutes with the hood up would allow an immediate restart. The first option would be to try starting the engine without the jumper and see how things go. If you don't have a test light you can kluge one out of a 12v bulb. Are today's coils heat-resistant?

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Tape one wire around the metal body, stick it to ground and put the center tip on what you want to measure. My 69 doesn't - the voltage drop to save the points during "run" mode was accomplished via other means - a resistance wire between the "run" terminal on the ignition switch and the feed to the coil.

Disconnect the fuel line at the fuel pump between the pump and the tank , connect a long piece of fuel line to the open end and try to blow some air backward toward the fuel tank. Log in or Sign up. How to Install a Ballast Resistor eBay.

Let's Install a Ballast Coil on the 1974 MGB-GT! (Setting Up the Ballast Wiring) - Part 1

Now it is beached in Crescent Hill sort of close to home but not to near my new mechanic. Connect Negative to Condenser The condenser is a small canister that handles some of the load of the current. Like to have NEVER figured it out. Installed ballast resistor from Fury, put the one on the Imperial in the Fury, Fury starts, Imperial doesn't.

    1. Stef_Falcone - 08.01.2018 in 20:55

      When you hook up your system, check whether the distributor requires a ballast resistor.

      Anton_Korsakov - 15.01.2018 in 21:43

      I replaced the coil. I've connected the two ballast connections together for short periods when ballast resistors have failed.

      Serega_Orlov - 24.01.2018 in 08:00

      Maybe I messed that up after too many beers.

      Jacky_Brown - 27.01.2018 in 10:44

      These are also cheap and readily available, but they are a little tricky to install. If on the other hand you are saying your point dwell is only 26 degrees, that is way too small, your points are too far apart , adjust them to degrees and your car should run much better.

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