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Wont turn over if I dont put a wire from battery to frame, where do i put the second ground, it keeps melting my little fix

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  • terriegerman Jun 23, 2009

    302 has to have 2 grouds

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The battery ground cable is for that purpose. Remove, clean both terminal on bat and where it secures on frame. Done deal

Posted on Jun 23, 2009

  • Ned C Cook
    Ned C Cook Jun 23, 2009

    Your battery ground must go to the engine and there is a small strap dround from engine backside to the firewall. The battery ground is the critical. Ah, ford. It has a relay. so the body ground is equally important.

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