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Will a two cdi box system work on a wire harness

Will a two cdi box system work on a wire harness that initially had one cdi unit but two plugs from the one box? My bike is a 1985 vt500c honda shadow. The # off my box is 131100-4500 the other two units are 131100-3552. Thanks.

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  • joevallis Oct 01, 2009

    Any idea why they won't work? Other than perhaps the plugs themselves, both cdi's are from a 1985 vt500, i think they used the same pulse generators also and my one cdi does have two plugs on it whereas the two box system has one plug each.

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No it will not work.

Posted on Oct 01, 2009

Testimonial: "Quick answer. Wish i knew why they won't work though, same year bikes and make other than mine is a vt500c the other is a vt500 both 1985."

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