Hello - just signed up for this forum - looks like a great resource! I perused the posts and did some searches. I see most of the posts related to my questions are about doing away with resistance…Continue
"The pertronix one and possible the two will burn up the the unit in the dist if you leave you ignition key on for to long ( possibly when trouble shooting a repair )
In a puff of smoke —done
The pertronix 3 is the newest one…"
"Cool on Bass! Understood on fingers vs pick - I will use both on fill-in gigs for bass jobs - although I'm a lead guitarist by trade. I bought the Pertronix kit off of eBay after perusing several sites - I just typed in…"
"Cool Tim. I "only" play electronic bass. This pick I use sometimes, when my fingers are hurt...The only reason, why I have not put in the pertronix is: when this system does not work, you can do nothing at all. For my case, because I am…"
Thanks for reply and pictures! (I play Fender mediums BTW - probably same pick, different logo) cool ;-) Appreciated - I did same thing - replaced resistance wire with plain wire and put a 150 ohm ballast resistor…"
"Hi Tim (and others), I had the same problem with the resistance wire last week. My car runs terrible. So I decided to take a closer look at this wire. While the engine was running it was so hot, that I couldn't touch it longer than half a…"
"I followed up with the shops I recommended. Turns out they will not sell the wire separately. So I started checking into who actually makes the wire.
I am sending out a sample of the resistor wire to a company to check into having…"
"Call the business's like American Auto Wire, Lectric Limited, painless Wiring. They should have a source for the wiring, as they make up the wire harness's for these cars if you send them your old harness."
Hi all,So I put new axle bearings on my 64 SDV, took for a drive and rumbling sound was worse that before and bearing was leaking.Question: Is there supposed to be an oil seal between axle housing…Continue
Did some looking around to see where i could find some new 265 75r 15 radial tires for the 64 convert The current radial I have on the car I was very surprised to see the size has become a problem…Continue
My 1964 Cadillac electrical system is running around 17 volt which is to high,the alternator, battery and the voltage regulator was replaced but the voltage is still to high, could it be the pig tail that plugs into the voltage regulator.