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RE: Distributor earth lead

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Subject: RE: Distributor earth lead
From: "Dodd, Kelvin" <>
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 2002 14:25:40 -0700

That wire has to flex to allow the points plate to rotate.  So long as all
the strands are still intact don't worry about it.

> On my '69 B/GT, inside the distributor the bare copper "earth lead" on
> the moving contact breaker plate looks really fragile and 
> thin.  I often
> wonder if it will cause a weak spark at the plugs.  Should I take the
> time to replace this wire w/ another thicker wire.  It 
> appears that one
> end is soldered and/or stamped onto the breaker plate.  What do you
> suggest here?
> -Kent

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