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I am looking for points...
I am looking for points and condenser for a 1978 onan generator the points say repco 9590.can you help me?
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Hello,here is a link to a seller on EBAY who had Onan Parts.You can contact himhttp://www.ebay.com/itm/Genuine-Onan-160-0002-Generator-Engine-Point-Set/321721801713?_trksid=p2047675.c100011.m1850&_trkparms=aid%3D222007%26algo%3DSIC.MBE%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D31233%26meid%3Dc81fd6772d4f4758a95fb14dc12a6221%26pid%3D100011%26rk%3D2%26rkt%3D2%26mehot%3Dlo%26sd%3D321712626593 to see if he still has a set.
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