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78-79 brat ignition system pictures?
Posted 07 July 2012 - 09:27 PM
Posted 10 July 2012 - 05:56 AM
When ya gonna get this axle and steering pad?? LOL
Posted 10 July 2012 - 12:19 PM
Posted 10 July 2012 - 02:28 PM
Posted 09 October 2012 - 08:16 PM
I was reminded while doing my conversion that with a points ignition system, the full 12 volts is sent to the coil for starting and then in the run position the voltage is stepped down via the ballast resistor to 8-10 volts to prevent points arcing. No points = no need for the voltage step down! So far the stock igniter controller on my '78 is playing well with the solid state ignition.
Also make sure you install a coil that can handle full system voltage. Coils that say "use with ballast resistor only" will likely get really hot and swell up... I put a Loyale coil in mine- so far so good.
Posted 09 October 2012 - 09:56 PM
Regarding the electric harness, I've got a '78 wagon and am in Denton. If you want to arrange to swing by and take a look at the harness as installed, I'd be happy to arrange it. Hopefully that would give you a good idea of what you need to be changing.
Posted 10 October 2012 - 02:37 AM
Posted 10 October 2012 - 05:37 PM
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