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  • 26-06-2019, 20:04
    chop top mk2
    thanks guy,s i have looked in to these today and i think its the way to go. i will get some bits ordered and see what happens.
  • 26-06-2019, 11:16
    69 ford
    It's a ...
    Ballast Resistor - Pi - DAC2043
    standard stuff for early Rovers
  • 26-06-2019, 09:08
    looks like the rover v8 opus module ?
  • 25-06-2019, 21:57
    chop top mk2
    i have a new ballast so will give it a try.
    what is that 69 ford,
  • 25-06-2019, 15:37
    69 ford

    Hi Chop, had one of these on my Cortina for years - no problem
  • 23-06-2019, 22:06
    Some electronic ignitions (Mallory for example) need ballast resistor in series with the coil at all times. This limits the current at low RPM and protects the module. Particularly true if you have some hi-energy style coil.
  • 23-06-2019, 21:22
    chop top mk2
    should not need one as its a none ballast coil, a friend of mine said he fitted some sort of power amplifier box but i have no idea whay that is.
  • 23-06-2019, 20:10
    Does it need/has it got a ballast resistor fitted?
  • 23-06-2019, 19:33
    chop top mk2
    sorry to say but car wont be at the nats this year, things have not gone to plan. having an issue with the car keeps blowing ignition modules, it will run for a few days then pop the module, put in a new one and run for a few minutes and do the same thing. its completely done my head over the last few weeks so im going to cover it up in the corner and crack on with the fastback while i try and get the bottom of the problem.
  • 04-06-2019, 19:04
    chop top mk2
    cheers mark,
    if all goes well over the next few weeks i am planning being at the nats this year with the cortina,
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