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Hi all. Can anyone help me understand what is starting to fail. When starting in ignition position 3 sometimes I just get a click no engine turnover. Back to 1 then back again and sometimes it starts and sometimes the same. Seems to becoming more frequent. Starter motor starting to fail??
Distributor and coil for Vauxhalls I had an intermittent fault on my XE redtop and replaced loads of bits to trace the fault which turned out to be the Weber Alpha ignition management system. My saviour was this distributor, amp and coil from a Vauxhall 8v Cavalier - worked a treat - whoop whoop! 3 months later I bought a new ignition system so this dizzy, amp, (homemade heatsink) and coil are available. (cap and rotor new - used for 2 months) Open to offers, £25 + postage ? Pete
Hi all, i am in the process of upgrading my distributor on my Ford 1.6 Crossflow from points to electronic ignition. I have installed the new distributor and connected the black cable to the old cable that was there which is all good. Now when i come to the red wire the the instructions say to plug it into the positive side of the coil if you have standard ignition or onto the ballast block if you have ballast ignition (bear in mind that i have no idea what a ballast block is) I already have a cable on the positive and i have a big block on the bulkhead which i think is the bal