Coil fire for carb conversion - Ford Mustang Forums : Corral.net Mustang Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 Old 07-27-2017, 12:42 PM Thread Starter
Registered User
 
Trader Feedback: (0)
Join Date: Jun 2016
Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Posts: 283
Coil fire for carb conversion

Running my 408W notch swap with carb to get it on the road, will consider EFI down the road.

In the meantime...

Running the granatelli fuel pickup, 3/8 hose out to 3/8 hard line along length of car to mechanical fuel pump

When I bought the car there was a mishmash of wires coming through the firewall along with the stock harness'. That is where they were running power to the MSD box I ditched

I cannot get my head around where a factory coil would have got its power from?

I will be running a HEI type dist with no box, so I need key on power, that stays on when cranking (correct?)

Searching have found that a red wire with green stripe in the grey connector is what I want, correct?

I will be running electric choke, electric fan, I assume on that stuff I can simply run key on non crank power from fuse box?

Sorry for the novel, and obviously i have next to no clue what I am doing but I also have no one available to help me in the middle of summer as everyone has their own shiza to deal with


1991 Notch, 408W, TKO 600
muswagon3 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 Old 08-05-2017, 02:47 PM
Registered User
 
indy2000's Avatar
 
Trader Feedback: (3)
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: vancouver
Posts: 21,253
Power comes from ign switch like most everything

Needs to hot in crank and run

Ign module grounds coil to collapse mag field and make spark on sec side

indy2000 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Bookmarks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Mustang Forums : Corral.net Mustang Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
WTB coil conversion kit justin781 Suspension 1 11-22-2014 05:28 PM
For Sale Conversion COP Conversion harness and 03-04 FRPP Coil Packs For Sale 91svtcoupe Modular Engine Parts 2 04-15-2013 11:58 PM
For Sale Maximum Motor Sports- Complete Fox K-Member Coil Over Conversion - Slightly Used ecal533 Suspension 8 02-25-2013 07:49 PM
Want To Buy Foxbody Coil over conversion. front and rear. autocross/hpde 88lxvert Suspension 2 02-20-2012 09:34 PM
For Sale msd tfi street fire coil 89ntrcptr Electronics and Entertainment 0 12-13-2010 03:52 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome