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    I will start with the connectors and wires. All...

    I will start with the connectors and wires. All the wiring is in some need of repair. I will start there and work my way through it all. I was just hoping there would be some quick easy fix...
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    No gold box. I recently installed Pertronix and...

    No gold box. I recently installed Pertronix and a new Flame Thrower ignition.
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    Yet Another Electrical Issue

    1977 Scout II, 345

    Was running. :D While driving around neighborhood suddenly choked down. I was able to start it again got it to the house. Shut it off. I figured it was a fuel issue. I...
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    OK...So this is embarrassing but maybe it will...

    OK...So this is embarrassing but maybe it will help others not make the same mistake...

    After removing the fuel tank (again) and replacing the fuel lines. I removed the carburator. I found that...
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    Allan, Is it possible my problem is coming...

    Allan,

    Is it possible my problem is coming from the throttle kick down? That maybe the transmition is just going up through the gears too quickly thereore I can not get the RPM's up. The linkage...
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    You are right. I checked the power valve by...

    You are right. I checked the power valve by turning the mixture screwes all the way in. The engine died.(according to Holley it means it is not the power valve) I guess I am not sure why i am...
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    Thanks Allan. I will those items. It did back...

    Thanks Allan.

    I will those items. It did back fire back through the carburetor when i started up after replacing the distributor ( I recently replaced it so i would think the vacuum advance...
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    Just made some adjustments to get a base.. ...

    Just made some adjustments to get a base.. Idling Timing set 5 BTDC, Idle RPMS 675. Put it in gear and it dies now.
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    Do I have a vacuum leak if the vacuum reading at...

    Do I have a vacuum leak if the vacuum reading at idle on the vacuum port on the Carb to the distributor is 14 in Hg?

    I just installed a new distributor, Pentronix Ignitor and New ignition coil....
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    No acceleration

    I have an issue similar to this. Starts and revs fine in neutral put it in drive rpms drop a little. As i drive it around it will not rev more than a little about idle.

    I am not sure of the next...
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    Big Deal (For me anyways)

    Hey Ya'll,

    Got this Scout II last summer. At the time it would not even crank. I am pretty new at working on cars (other than standard maintenance) So this is prretty big for me. I have...
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    Fuel pump change????

    Ok so drained my gas tank removed and coated it with three part KBS system. Flushed fuel line from the pump back. Carb rebuilt. Should I remove the fuel pump and clean it? I had good pressure...
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    Yes. I rolled it TDC pulled the dist cap to make...

    Yes. I rolled it TDC pulled the dist cap to make sure the rotor was pointing to # 8 before I started. Connected timing light to # 8 cyl. and checked the timing to give me a baseline.

    Any...
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    Getting a little better... I changed the plugs...

    Getting a little better... I changed the plugs now it runs a lot smoother (the ones I pulled out were completely black). Vacuum is steady at 18in. still at 25 BTDC. I was able to put it into gear...
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    Ok so heres where I am... Vacuum gauge hooked to...

    Ok so heres where I am... Vacuum gauge hooked to manifold intake (Pcv) getting 15-17 in (bouncing) , rpm set to about 700 with dwell tach. Checked timing showing 25 degrees BTDC. When I try to...
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    Southeast Binders

    Hey is anyone in Alabama, Miss. Or Florida. I am near Mobile:cool:, AL
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    I am new too just bought my first scout a few...

    I am new too just bought my first scout a few weeks ago
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    Thanks guys I will start working on it next...

    Thanks guys I will start working on it next weekend. Going gator hunting this weekend.
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    Shutting Off When in Shift into Drive

    Hey ya'll

    I am new to the Scout world and a novice to mechanics. That being said I got the Scout so i can learn and pass on to my son.

    I just purchased a 1977 Scout II. 345 with Holley...
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