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DISTRIBUTOR HELP

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by RATAH, Nov 7, 2002.

  1. RATAH

    RATAH 1/2 ton status

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    Hello all
    Finally got the trans swap done,
    ran great now i cant get it to start
    it turns over, i dont think im getting fire,
    should the wire on the distbutor
    that says battery have 12 volts?
    the dist sayd battery, ground tach,
    all i have is a battery and tach wire going to it,
    i dont know to much about this type of thing,
    Please help
    Thankyou
     
  2. backyardbuilt

    backyardbuilt 1/2 ton status

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    All three need hooked up if you are running a tach if no tach just battery and ground. The ground probably fell off look down by the trans bell housing thats where mine was when it came off the connector broke on mine.
     
  3. RATAH

    RATAH 1/2 ton status

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    well i didnt find a ground wire,
    where should i run 1 from to the dist?
    also should there be 12 volts when the ignition is on?
    i dont have 12 volts to the dist, but i know i use to?
    Damn toys are expensive, well this was gonna be a toy
    but some idiot hit my wifes care and didnt have insurance
    so its gonna be a daily driver
     

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