A quick and easy way to diagnose ballast resistor failure is to bypass it by running a temporary jumper wire from the battery to the coil. If it starts. Ok any ideas?
Back of the ignition switch. Are we looking at a burnt wire?
Or a fusible link? Stumbles from time to time.
Mostly now that it is. from Sierra Vista AZ.
here's from a chilton manual None of the factory Duraspark systems I had had a ballast resistor. Is it from an 8 cyl.
. I'm working on a Ford with a red Duraspark I ignition setup.
The car was. Ford Truck Wiring Diagrams (Bronco, Econoline, F Series) ..
• Heavy dashed lines indicate an ignition switch accessory =A VARIABLE RESISTANCE .. MARKER LAMP FEED (NON TRACTOR) TO AUX.
CIRC. BREAKER. That is why we have assembled the MSD Ignition Wiring Diagrams and Tech Notes.
Book. This book ..
A ballast resistor is not necessary with any MSD Series Ignition but can be left in-line if originally equipped. .
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This refers to the Duraspark II control module with a BLUE strain relief bushing, one 4-pin connector, and one 2-pin connector. The ballast resistor get's installed on the wire from the ignition switch to the positive side of the ignition coil and it's the wire that is hot when the key is on run not start.
the start coil wire should still have 12 volts. One second and I'll pull up the wiring diagram.
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Submitted: 9 years ago. Category: Classic Car. horrible wiring, possibly bad ballast resistor, have a f with a c.
2 of the voltage regulator wires came unpluged. one has 12volts when the ignition is turned off the other has no voltage.F ignition troubles Please help!!!
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