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Re: 48 cub ignition switch

Postby Eugene » Sat Jun 29, 2013 6:51 pm

1990caprice wrote:i got a new switch. Does it matter which prong is connected to the ammeter and which prong is connected to the coil?
Short answer, NO.
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Re: 48 cub ignition switch

Postby Dusty B » Sat Jun 29, 2013 9:20 pm

My usual "shade tree mechanic" approach for Katrina w/mag was to disassemble the switch (2 term) and reverse the contact points inside so it was open when pulled out and grounded the mag when I pushed it in! It works! Dusty B
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Re: 48 cub ignition switch

Postby Eugene » Sat Jun 29, 2013 9:38 pm

Dusty B wrote:My usual "shade tree mechanic" approach for Katrina w/mag was to disassemble the switch (2 term) and reverse the contact points inside so it was open when pulled out and grounded the mag when I pushed it in! It works! Dusty B
Tractor has magneto with external coil. So, 2 pronged ignition switch with one wire to amp meter and other wire to coil.
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Re: 48 cub ignition switch

Postby 1990caprice » Tue Jul 02, 2013 2:52 pm

short answer no

thanks the short answer is all i needed
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