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  1. Starter affecting tach during cranking?

    Factory Five Roadsters
    I have a 1989 donor harness and gauges. Just swapped to a mini starter I bought through Fortes. Followed the install instructions and it works great. But, what is new is that while cranking the tach jumps, then redlines and holds that position until it fires up. When it fires it works like...
  2. My winter solution to summer hot start

    Factory Five Roadsters
    I run a lot of static timing plus 8* of non-ported vacuum advance. The engine loves it, low speed performace is great, and the gas mileage is very good. That said, sometimes on startup the engine wants to fire before TDC and stall the mini-starter. I've done the huge wire thing and that...
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