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    Engine Stalls when hard stop or turn on headlights.

    The instructions with the Pertronix unit say to bypass the resistor. Why are you using the resistor?
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    1955 Buick Ant Sw

    Thanks Creg J Mac
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    1955 Buick Ant Sw

    my ? would be what is its function.?9 22 18 ..
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    Engine Stalls when hard stop or turn on headlights.

    when changing over to a new system always use all the parts recommend by the manufacturer. they are designed to work together. this for fyi only. give up your manhood read the instructions.
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    1956 Buick Alternator Conversion

    Question. Where did you connect the other end of the wire you connected to the terminal on the junction block? Is it from the starter relay to the junction block?
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    Electric fuel pump

    old tank it is obvious you do not live on the gulf coast.
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    Hood Mechanism Help - 1955 Buick Century

    For FYI only my 55 has two hinge springs still hard to close.
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    Define types of vacuum hoses

    vacuum hose only comes in1/ 32" ID. like 2/32, 7/32 This info is only for fyi. Let the stoning begin.
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    1956 Century - rough ride

    Odd business model? Not if you are wanting other people to pay for your sway bar.
  10. What state are you in? You guys need to lobby your state legislature exclusion from inspection. for classic cars.
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    Help cranks but won't start

    I have started many a n old engine by pouring a small amount of oil down the carb. it restores compression. Try it you may like it.
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    Help cranks but won't start

    Have you checked the compression. The cyd. walls may be washed down. Try motor oil through carb.
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    brake parts

    I have a backing plate. Thanks to all who replied.
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    brake parts

    want to buy rear drum brake backing plate passenger side that mounts the lever shock on 1955 Buick special. Contact
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    60 year old freeze plugs in single digits

    how do you eat a temp.