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by paulmanta
Mon Aug 06, 2007 5:03 pm
Forum: Electrical & Ignition Area
Topic: Best Spark plugs to use, and gap :
Replies: 8
Views: 869

Best Spark plugs to use, and gap :

I am running a Rover V8 3.5 with a compression ratio of 10:1, it has a full MSD ignition system (6T and billet dizzy) it also has a edelbrock 500cfm carb and an offenhauser 360 inlet, exhaust manifolds are fairly free flowing tube 4-2-1 system with a balance pipe about a 3rd of the way down the syst...
by paulmanta
Sun Aug 05, 2007 10:12 pm
Forum: Electrical & Ignition Area
Topic: MSD Ignition questions.
Replies: 6
Views: 504

A bit of lengthy googling may have sorted it, will try tomorrow but it seems the brown or white wire on the GM ignitions is the Tach output, You check for a 1 to 5 volt signal when the car is running. I have a spare white wire so i will test this, funny as the MSD6A i had the white wire was left unc...
by paulmanta
Sun Aug 05, 2007 2:21 pm
Forum: Electrical & Ignition Area
Topic: MSD Ignition questions.
Replies: 6
Views: 504

Thats what i thought but the multiple sparks seem to confuse the hell out of the rev counter, MSD themselves say not to do this.but what are the other options?

Like i said the 6A had a spade connector in the body of the unit you just plug the green wire into, this is not on the 6T.
by paulmanta
Sun Aug 05, 2007 9:49 am
Forum: Electrical & Ignition Area
Topic: MSD Ignition questions.
Replies: 6
Views: 504

MSD Ignition questions.

I am running a Rover V8 in my 1986 Opel Manta, I have just removed the standard dizzy and an MSD6A and am replacing the complete ignition system, the spec is MSD billet Distributor (PN8548) hooked up to a "GM Heavy duty ignition" essentially an MSD6T, this is in turn hooked up via the 4 pin plug to ...
by paulmanta
Tue Nov 21, 2006 9:19 pm
Forum: General Chat Area
Topic: Welcome To The New Forum.
Replies: 35
Views: 7283

I think the new look is cleaner, less cluttered looking, only prob i have is that i was saving someones number in my messages folder and hadnt copied across to the real world, do the messages still exist somewhere ? my user name is the same.

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