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68 mercury cougar with 302

Im redoing the timing on a 302 engine i put the distributer in put the cap on unplugged all plug wires except the coil wire with ignition completley off it shocked the heck out of me im hoping someone can tell me why and what i can to fix it thanks in advance

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What does your ignition system consist of? Points, or replaced with something else?


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sounds like a capacitor discharge

maybe the poster has a CD ignition??

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