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Need To Buy A Dizzy

Discussion in 'General Tech and Maintenance' started by GlassHeadlights, Jan 3, 2011.

  1. GlassHeadlights

    GlassHeadlights West West Yall

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    Looking to buy a new OBD1 LS distributor. Anyone know good sellers?
     
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    I got one I think if you want it. I know it works, I will check if you want it, 50 plus shipping..
     
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    GlassHeadlights West West Yall

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    I've been having lots of problems with old distributors lately. I think I should buck up and buy new.
     
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    new always seems to work pretty good for me...
     
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    GlassHeadlights West West Yall

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    yeah, not worth it. his dizzys are basically oem. i ran one on my turbo build without issues.
     
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    So the dizzys from there are good then.. I have been wondering about them seen those on ebay a lot...
     
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    yup, as good as oem for 1/4 the price of the dealership.
     
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    Ok cool I will try them out next time I or a friend needs one..
     
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    GlassHeadlights West West Yall

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    Yeah I used to replace parts in distributors like coils, ignitors, contacts, bearings. But now a days all of those parts seem to wear right out so theres no point of chasing down problem after problem.
     
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    that's mostly an obd0 thing. obd1 parts were far more reliable in this area.
     
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    GlassHeadlights West West Yall

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    Oh really. Ive only had one OBD1 distributor, but it was only on the mini me set up for about 6 months.
     
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    The obd1's just have problems with the oil seal going bad and oil leaking into the dizzy..
     
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    They all do... its a common honda problem.
     
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    Im back. The one I got for my LS worked so perfect and I just sold it for $200 so I'm laughing.

    But now I need an OBD1 B16/GSR TD-44 dizzy and Distributor King doesn't sell them. : <
     
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    Sure they do... i got mine from them. it might just not be in stock. shoot 'em an email.
     
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    Oh sick ! Cause my other one from them was a beautician!
     
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    Or wouldn't an OBDII GSR dizzy work, just change the plugs?
     
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    pain in the ass. shoot them an email.
     
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