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  1. Pertronix Ignitor in my 1965 6 cylinder?

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    I'm in the process of completely replacing the electrical wiring in my 1965 6 cylinder Mustang coupe using the American Autowire harness, and a lot of people have mentioned Pertronix Ignitor to me, is this something I should get and install in my car? How do I know which one to get? There are...
  2. It's time to give back

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    After picking all your brains for so long I think it's time for me to give back to you fine folks and share what I have experienced. From my short lived mustang ownership experience I have these bits of information: - I installed the Pertronix 3 ignition with the Flame thrower three. I used...
  3. Benefits of electronic ignition?

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    I have a 200 l6, I was thinking about putting in the pertronix ignition and flamethrower coil, but is it really worth it, and if so is it easy to install?
  4. Pertronix Billet Distributor Install

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    Hey guys, I have my 289 freshly rebuilt and back in my 66. I have a new Pertronix billet distributor already seated in the engine and now I'm in the process of putting my spark plug wires on. This is when I realized the dizzy cap has no markings for which is number 1 like the stock cap has...
  5. Sudden drop in Voltage to the coil?

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    Ive been having a issue with my car, you can read about it if you click "pertronix ignitor II freak problem", it shouldnt be too far down in the tech section. I have been under the hood all morning, ive been thinking about it all morning. and here is what have come up with. When the...
  6. pertronix electronic ignition

    Classic Talk
    Hi all! I have a 1967 mustang coupe w/289. after plenty of problems with points I purchased and installed the pertronix system, the first one. Engine wouldnt start. So I purchased and installed thier flamethrower coil. Still wouldnt start. finally, by moving the piece that replaces points so...
  7. Distributor installation

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    Hi everyone, I have a 1966 coupe with a 289 v8 and c4 trans. I'm thinking on buying a Pertronix Flamethrower billet distributor from CJ: PERTRONIX BILLET DISTRIBUTOR MALE CAP 289/302 1964-1973 | CJ Pony Parts It has two wires coming out, a black and a red. What do these connect to??
  8. 1966 Mustang Coupe 289 Distributor Plate loose, gap keeps changing

    Classic Tech
    I had this same problem with points so i bought a new Pertronix Ignitor 1 set up. Tried it, idled real good for 4-5 minutes. After about a mile and half, it started coughing & choking. Made it home tho. The plate that the points/Pertronix Module sets on moves alot. Yes, the "pin" is in the...
  9. Electronic Ignition by Pertronix - What Are Your Thoughts On Them for Mustangs?

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    What are your thoughts on it?
  10. Poll on the different ignition systems available

    Classic Tech
    Hey guys. I'm to the point in my restoration of my '65 mustang that I need to pick out an ignition system in order to turn it on for the first time. So, I want to get opinions on the different types/brands out there and what kind of performance/experience you've had with your particular...
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