The material from which the present rotor arms are made has a high carbon content hence is highly conductive, coupled with the over-length rivet currently used for retaining the brass inlay causes a short-out through the spring clip and down the distributor shaft itself. Despite changing everything from the plugs to the coil and everything in between, the misfire persisted. Tools for vehicle diagnosis More room in your garage Conversion to positive earth. A CSI ignition retains the external look of the original distributor but dispenses with the points, condenser and mechanical advance mechanism; offering vastly improved reliability, smoother running and increased performance.
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The Pertronix conversion works well, provided you have a good ground to the breaker plate. You can test it on the car if you have a timing light with advance, I've built a test jig that allows me to set them accurately on the bench. Supplements original stock coil. I could have bought two of the SimonBBC kits and bought a round for the cost of replacing just the optical sensor. Princess, Princess Wolseley: Unfortunately, my mechanical knowledge is fairly limited and there i need some advice. Having trouble posting or changing forum settings?
Jaguar E type, Mk2, XJ6, The Distrubutors shown will replace Motorcraft and Bosch units where fitted. Naturally the more a kit does the more it will cost. The beauty of the high-output Flame-Thrower coil is that it exactly resembles a stock OE coil and fits directly in the original bracket. The Ignitor replaces breaker points and troublesome factory electronic ignitions with a dependable, self contained and maintenance free electronic ignition system. Morris Minor, Major, Oxford. Ignition Leads for 25D4 side entry.