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    Thread: 83 CIS to Full MSD w/Single DCOE swap. Wiring help needed

    1. Member GLiwant a vr6's Avatar
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      04-06-2012 06:43 PM #1
      Ok ive been using BigCaddys wiring diagram.

      well ive become a little confused with running into the idle stabilizer which is tied into the ICM.

      where would be the best place to splice in? or do i get rid of it?

      wiring is not my strong point, so just some general wiring help with this would be much appreciated.








    2. 04-08-2012 09:38 PM #2
      no need to cut anything. hook the small red from msd to your original coil positive (terminal 15 from ignition) and the white from msd to your original coil negative (terminal 1 from icu). that's all you need.

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      04-09-2012 06:06 PM #3
      the wiring diagram says to not have the red wires for either msd to pick up from coil?

      do i leave the idle stabilizer in place?

    4. 04-10-2012 06:02 AM #4
      correct. you are not connecting to the coil. you are connecting to the OLD COIL WIRES. good luck. yes, leave the stabilizer.

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      04-10-2012 11:29 AM #5
      Oooooo

      got it. i hope

      thank you.


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      04-10-2012 12:23 PM #6
      really should install that 4th bolt in your alternator bracket..

      the 3000 rpm vibration it makes, will be gone after you make up a bracket for that bolt hole..

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      04-10-2012 06:58 PM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by Glegor View Post
      really should install that 4th bolt in your alternator bracket..

      the 3000 rpm vibration it makes, will be gone after you make up a bracket for that bolt hole..
      it already has 4 points of mounting. thats just a different mounting location for a different motor

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