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Alistair Menzies

Electrical woes 1976 TR6

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Ignition switch failed or so I thought! Sourced new 6 terminal type from U.K..
On fitting I notice that one of the terminals in the female connection, way up under dash, has nothing in it.
Is this normal or have I lost a lead ?
Car still doesn't start.

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  1. Gliderman8's Avatar
    Welcome to the British Car Forum. I think you will get more help if you post your question in the "Triumph" section of the forum.
    Use this link to get you there:
    You might want to have a look at the schematic for the '76 TR6. You can view the schematic at Advance Autowire here
  2. Madflyer's Avatar
    on the 76 the switch different than others as you have 6 thermals they are not in order around the switch but all are used see clock face top clockwise #4 #3 #2 # 6 #1 #5
    wires are as follows #4 brown-#3 white #2 brown jumper from #4 and on to fuse box
    # 6 brown /red # 1 white /red # 5 white /pink starter off of # 5 and also starter relay

    Info from my Robert Bentley book on TR's Hope that helps Madflyer