Default Re: ‘83 CJ7 No spark, need ideas! 

Old 05-03-2019, 03:19 PM   #11
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Default Re: ‘83 CJ7 No spark, need ideas! 

Old 05-03-2019, 03:52 PM   #12
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Well, good news on my end. I got it running and seem to have corrected the issues with the lights.

Resolution - went back to a stock coil, got a ICM that I knew worked per the test at the store, redid connections to ICM with proper connectors and grounded the alternator bolt to the fire wall.

I have my fingers crossed it sticks.
What gauge wire did you use for this?
Have you looked for the GND strap from the block to the frame?
The strap will look somewhat like this.
JEEP CJ FACTORY OEM BODY MOTOR GROUNDING STRAP SCRAMBLER CJ5 CJ7 CJ8

You can't have to many GND connections......
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