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Old 19-01-2017, 03:34 PM
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Just to add to the post above, I had a look at the metal casing on the two-wire suppressor I have and it seems to have an "E" embossed into the bracket, which perhaps stands for earth? However, that would appear to make the black cable redundant, which doesn't make a lot of sense to me unless the bracket itself was affixed to an insulating material.
I had a metal bodied suppressor fitted to my original coil. It had a spade connected to the possitive and was mounted to the body next to the coil the bullet connector was not connected anywhere, build date of my car was late 77
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Old 19-01-2017, 08:24 PM
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Hi Andrew,

Thanks for taking the time to post up that information. It appears that your late 1977, like mine, was wired the same way with a "floating" negative wire to the suppressor. Attached is a picture of how it fits together under the bonnet on my car (although the "floating" negative lead cannot be seen as it tucks away behind the coil).

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