This post describes how to wire your engine with the 20awg wire for Megasquirt’s wiring harness!
Here’s a DB-37 connector with crimp connector pins. Most megasquirt kits come with solder cup connectors WHICH ARE BAD because soldered wires = stiff corroding wires.
I ordered this connector from Newark – an electronic parts supplier. Here’s a link to part number 79K4779 – The manufacturer’s part number is SPC15175
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Many earlier cars still use a points-type ignition. While this has been replaced by transistorized ignition, there are good reasons to keep it original. If you are doing a full restoration, of if you just trust your breaker-points car that will survive a nuclear explosion, this technote is all about points!
This technote is still in it’s beta version. More will be added very soon!!
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Here’s a technical explanation of exactly how the VW Ignition System works.
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