[ROVERNET - UK] 1971 3500S Distributor Cap

Aidrian Bridgeman-Sutton smokeandsteam at san.rr.com
Mon Mar 12 03:35:02 GMT 2007

Look for deposits and tracking on the inside of the cap which would be a
dead give away, though you may not actually see too much and still have a

I would suggest making sure you completely clean the whole distributor
assembly and change the rotor arm when changing the cap

Moisture around the dizzy will also tend to encourage arcing


-----Original Message-----

Can you have a dist cap go bad and create cross
sparking from within the cap. This being where the
power arcs from one tip of the dist cap to another

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