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  1. Faithraven's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by RHWins
    I killed a pertronix by not using a ballast on the line from the coil to the distributor. Check the ohms specs on your coil with the specs for the Pertronix. One of the wires (white/bk) is supposed to include proper resistance but... You might replace the Pertronix with points and condenser to see if that works, for purposes of elimination.
    That was it!

    Probably for numerous reasons but... ground inside was loose. Left the key on once for an hour as well. Lol

    Thank you. Warranty was honored.
  2. RHWins's Avatar
    Might you have the spark plug wires out of sequence?
  3. RHWins's Avatar
    I killed a pertronix by not using a ballast on the line from the coil to the distributor. Check the ohms specs on your coil with the specs for the Pertronix. One of the wires (white/bk) is supposed to include proper resistance but... You might replace the Pertronix with points and condenser to see if that works, for purposes of elimination.