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Component identification 1989 323 1.6 ohc non-turbo Mounted on the distributor, next to the vac. advance is a square black electrical component. It appears to have had a wire coming out of the bottom of it, but there is only a broken piece of wire left on it. What is this component and where does the wire connect to? Thanks, Jim

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  • Jim Mantellino May 13, 2009

    No, its not a plug, it has a clip that slides under a small phillips head screw. Its a black rectangular cube shaped component with these numbers on it.---0.47/250
    R 17F
    It also has a triangle symbol that I think must be a manufactures logo.

  • Jim Mantellino May 14, 2009

    There it is with the light on it.

  • Jim Mantellino May 14, 2009

    It looks like this

  • Jim Mantellino May 14, 2009

    It mounts next to the vac advance. And it looks like a wire is broken from the bottom.

  • Jim Mantellino May 14, 2009

    I' ve only got a phone cam thats why the pics are low quality


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If you are referring to what is pictured,It is the the Ignition module.

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Posted on May 13, 2009

  • Randy Hough
    Randy Hough May 13, 2009

    Can you post a picture?

  • Randy Hough
    Randy Hough May 17, 2009

    Hey,sorry for the delay, it's a condensor.


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