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distributor for 6 cyl

 
elgordito55
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Posted: 10/28/12 11:02 PM

A while back I converted my 65 6cyl to automatic transmission and kept the same distributor. I was going through the manual and it indicates a different distributor part number for the automatic transmission. What's the difference? The distributor I have seems to work fine.
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MustangMan
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Posted: 10/29/12 07:39 AM

Physically they are the same. The difference is usually in the advance mechanisms (different spring rates, etc.)

So if your car is running fine with the distributor setup as-is, then I wouldn't worry about it.

HTH...
Mark
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Mark Houlahan
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elgordito55
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Posted: 10/29/12 01:10 PM

thanks for the clarification
Jesus  

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