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How do I properly rewire a tyco mantua train?

This is a Santa Fe Tyco/Mantua train (labeled on the bottom tyco/mantua) The motor works but I cannot find a wiring diagram to put it back together properly. I had one motor that did not work. I found a second motor that only worked if I put direct leads to the motor. I believe that it stopped working when the bulb went out. I made a mistake and had removed everything including the wire that was soldered to the body electronic board. I'm just confused as to where that wire will go and what leads do I need to go to the Light (I have a brand new 16v incandescent bulb). If anyone can help me with this issue it would be much appreciated. Sincerely Jacob H.

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  • Jacob Nov 01, 2012

    I figured it out myself. I made a diagram of how it should be if it were wired correctly and it worked. The light bulb is like a fuse and the train will not operate unless hou have a working bulb. I will clean one of the motors that I have and oil the gears and I think I will be on my way to restoreing this bad boy!!

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