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Eating condensers

Post Sat Sep 26, 2009 2:56 pm

Posts: 197
Location: Bucktown, PA
Points don't last long.
Bike already running like crap.
Going to disconnect everything from the rea rof the coil and run a jumper right to the battery.
Maybe there's a short in there....
What a freakin' pain!

Post Sat Sep 26, 2009 9:35 pm

Posts: 251
Location: Hudson, Florida
Is the timer top half loose on the bottom half? Do you have a good ground connection between the two? If the breaker base retainer is loose you may be losing ground. Is this a new rebuild or just start happening on a machine that ran fine? You could try your pan base on it to see if it is in your Knuckle set up, seen them insulator pins cause lots of problems.


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