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Plymouth..ignition coil, resistor, and checked all the wires..harness

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I am restoring a 1951 Plymouth Cranbrook, and it won''t turn over. Have replaced the battery, ignition coil, resistor, and checked all the wires on the harness. Still it will not turn over.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  roger replied 6 years ago.
Hello,Are you saying it will turn over but wont start?Roger
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Reply to roger's Post: Yes, turns over, won't start.
Expert:  roger replied 6 years ago.
Have you replaced points and cond?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Getting new points and condenser now. (It's gotta be one or the other)

Holly
Expert:  roger replied 6 years ago.
holly,Since you restoring you would be better off going ahead and do a full tune up,plugs,wires,cap,rotor etc to eliminate problems down the road.Set your points between .015 and.018 and if you are running a twelve volt system make sure you have voltage to positve side of coil and the negative going to the points and cond.Hope that helps.Thanks for your question.Roger
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Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Roger! Points and condenser did the trick. The beast turned over and started 5 times in a row. Thank you for saving my sanity. Will name first child after you. :)
Expert:  roger replied 6 years ago.
I am glad it worked out!We dont have enough rogers in the world.Thanks again for using just answers.Roger

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