Your were so right. It turned out to be inside the dizzy. The wire from the
coil to the distributor was fine. Luckily I had not cut it off on both sides
yet where it came out on each side of the harness. Carol
From: Paul A Asgeirsson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Cc: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Monday, August 23, 1999 8:10 PM
Subject: Re: coil/distributor wire
>Be aware that the wire from the side of the dizzy to the points is
>sometimes suspect. 14 or 16 ga. on the other should be adequate.
>On Mon, 23 Aug 1999 20:09:37 -0700 "carolien coulter"
>>Well tonight I discovered that one of the reasons the car won't start
>> other than the starter is not in the car right now either) is that
>>wire between the coil and distributor is bad. I got a good reading on
>>side of the ignition coil and not on the other or at the distributor.
>>just grabbed a piece of wire and connected it between the coil and
>>distributor I did get a good reading on both sides of the coil and the
>>side of the distributor. So I need to replace that little piece of
>>which is what I don't know:What kind of wire should I use. 12 ,14 or
>>gauge?or does it matter?Thanks, Carol.
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