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  1. #1
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    Jun 2006
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    juneau, AK, USA
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    Default "just put in a pertronix ignit

    "just put in a pertronix ignition. guessed on the alignment of firing order (broke dist. cap) and it ran well for a while. shut off, now it doesn't want to start. could my firing order be off? 1-3-4-2 is how we set it up, just not sure how to align this on the cap. any help on this is greatly appreciated. could not find info in manual for this"

  2. #2
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    Feb 2006
    Location
    Ladysmith, BC, Canada
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    Default "Check this: [url=""]http:/

    "Check this:

    http://www.marineengine.com/discus/m...87/23933.shtml


    Also, the firing order is 1-3-4-2 and the distributor turns clockwise."
    [URL]http://www.grandmaraismichigan.com/Recreation/fisherman.gif[/URL]

  3. #3
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    Default Are you sure you got the lead

    Are you sure you got the lead wires down out of the way of the rotor???
    Gary@ Gary's Marine
    Bandon, Or.
    Since 1979

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    juneau, AK, USA
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    Default "so I finally figured my distr

    "so I finally figured my distributor cap was shot. i replaced cap/rotor, rechecked the air gap, set the firing order and it fired up first try. big thanks to EL pasc as always for being a great long distance mechanic and to others for their help. i can finally put the damn thing in the water now"

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    Ladysmith, BC, Canada
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    Default Enjoy.

    Enjoy.
    [URL]http://www.grandmaraismichigan.com/Recreation/fisherman.gif[/URL]

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