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89montero
10-08-2007, 11:42 PM
I got an MSD 6a box and the msd 8910 tach adapter. The directions were a little confusing. I wired it up how it seemed right and when I turned the key it fired right up(tach worked too) but 5 seconds later as I make a sigh of relief it died and now the starter just cranks, no fire. If I plug in the stock setup it fires up fine. I'm installing in an 89 Mitsubishi Montero 3.0L V6

Any ideas?

Ferendon
10-10-2007, 01:05 AM
I'm thinkin you never had it right. You got it to cold start, one time, for 5 seconds. With an ignition system, that does not equal success. That is also something that's going to be very hard to trouble shoot, or assist over teh intrawebz.

89montero
10-16-2007, 12:15 AM
any ideas?? I tried the spark test and got no spark. I tried MDS email/tech forums but they just want me to send it back so they can rape me on a repair.

Ferendon
10-23-2007, 10:35 AM
YAY for used auto parts. Buy new, so you get a warranty, lol. That's one thing I love about my car... I've got buddies running close to 700hp, on stock ignition.