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Old 06-20-2015, 01:35:16 PM
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Default JC electronic ignition conversion

I was just wondering if any of you JC owners have tried this ignition conversion kit? It replaces Onan 166-0825. Onan is VERY PROUD of the 166-0825 as it's $334.00. OUCH!!!!!! The 12.5JC that I got that has the rusted/seized engine has this 166-0825 in it.

Thoughts on it if you have not used it?

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Default Re: JC electronic ignition conversion

It's the Pertronix kit. Even less expensive if you buy it on ebay or Amazon.

It's a: Pertronix kit 1545

Fits JC's with no modifications. I installed a Pertronix 40KV 3 ohm coil at the same time. Nice hot spark.


$79.62 on Amazon

and the coil is $32.95

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I have installed many of them. Works very well.
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