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Author Topic: Replacement Duraspark module sockets  (Read 691 times)

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Offline MIPS

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Replacement Duraspark module sockets
« on: September 06, 2020, 02:39:06 PM »
I tracked down a random cylinder miss to an electrical fault.  The sockets on the ignition module side of the connectors are split and falling apart. Every time I touch them more of the plastic comes off. The electrical contacts are shifting around and causing an intermittent connection. I can find replacement plug ends on the engine harness side but for the sockets on the module side all I'm finding is to replace the module. Any idea where I can get replacement sockets to splice in?

Offline Canoe

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Re: Replacement Duraspark module sockets
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2020, 06:06:17 PM »
Within the past three months, I've seen those new online. I can't remember where, but I did spend some time exploring alternate Ignition Modules, so likely a link on a web page on that topic.
~edit: Socket with pigtails for splicing.
« Last Edit: September 06, 2020, 10:58:46 PM by Canoe »

Offline Taylor

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Re: Replacement Duraspark module sockets
« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2020, 08:49:25 PM »
I believe this is the unit you need. I replaced mine about 10 years ago. This is the exact one I bought from rock auto.,1985,eagle,4.2l+258cid+l6,1003532,ignition,ignition+control+module+(icm),7172
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