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post #1 of (permalink) Old 09-05-2001, 03:24 PM
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MSD ignition question

Just got the MSD Offroad 6 ignition and need a little help. There are 4 wires attached to the original coil, and I have the two on the negative side hooked up already(no problems there). My question is about the two positive ones. Do I splice them together and run them to the new ignition, or do I use just one of them?

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post #2 of (permalink) Old 09-05-2001, 04:03 PM
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Re: MSD ignition question

A coil should only have 1 positive and 1 negative. My guess, and I stress the word guess in this sentence, is that the 2 extra wires are extensions to provide current to another part of the harness. If that’s correct then the 2 positive wires must already be connected somehow. Make sure of that first.

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Re: MSD ignition question

[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/smile.gif[/img] I think what you have is the "resistance feed" which RUNS the Jeep on about 9 volts, and the "Direct Feed" which is a starting booster of direct 12V. [img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/crazy.gif[/img]

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Re: MSD ignition question

Call the MSD Hotline (915)855-7123

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