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My motor cycle magneto ( Harley) has a weak spark when

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My motor cycle magneto...

My motor cycle magneto (69 Harley) has a weak spark when rotated clock wise. yet when rotated counter clock wise, great spark.being turned by hand. polarity?

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are you having a problem with your magneto?

what make is the Magneto? Harley? Morris?

tell me everything you can.

Steve

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
my magneto is a Joe Hunt built for a 1969 Harley shovelhead. sent it to Hunt to be rebuilt after 20yrs of flawless use.never more than three kicks to start even when cold.the rotter turns clockwise off the engine. the clockwise spin has very weak,if any at all. yet turning counter clockwise produces a strong spark turning by hand. joe hunt tect tells me there shouldn't be a spark on a counter clockwise spin. when tested on the bench with a drill it sparks ok at median speed. I sent back once. suggestions?
Motorcycle Mechanic: Steve, Motorcycle Mechanic replied 3 months ago

let me know if you have any issues after you install it in the engine.

Steve

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
can you resend your reply to me. about the magneto
Motorcycle Mechanic: Steve, Motorcycle Mechanic replied 3 months ago

I don't do phone calls.

let me know if you have issues after installing the magneto.

Steve

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
can't seem to pull up your remarks about my magneto (joe hunt) .I'm trying to get this thing straight. that phone number is ***** old flip phone. just an old scooter tramp try'n to get back up.
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