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  1. Cooling Systems, Radiators, Fans / A/C
    Anybody have a good set of numbers/dealer source for a solenoid that mounts to the Carburetor and that will step your engine idle up when you turn the AC on? I looked at Sumitt but theirs is a "hold idle" when you press the gas pedal...and as the compressor cycles you would be doing that too...
  2. Electrical Questions and Answers
    Yes, I have a Ford solenoid on my car due to slow cranking...no headers, stock rams heads, but it still turns over slow like a dead battery! Do you have to ground the solenoid as well. I thought that being held onto the firewall with screws should suffice...but I am still turning over slowly...
  3. Electrical Questions and Answers
    Just hooked up my trunk mounted battery with solenoid setup following guidance from this forum plus MAD Electronics. Won't start - no power to starter with switch ON. But there is power across the solenoid pos terminals at all times!!! The large cable to starter should be "dead" unless...
  4. Electrical Questions and Answers
    In the midst of rewiring my 57 stock starter with a trunk mounted battery and solenoid setup. I need to connect buss bar between S terminal on solenoid and the positive lug. My references state that the R terminal is next to engine block. When I look at my starter I swear I can see an...
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