[DML] Re: Delorean start issue
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[DML] Re: Delorean start issue

IIRC There is no vacuum used/supplied until further in the running process (after warm-up).
Upon cold start the ThermalVac switch prevents vacuum to go to the system (CPR) as well as to the Vac solenoid.

So connecting the distributor directly to vac seems counterproductively.


--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, stevedmc@... wrote:
> We checked vacuum and it's pulling 20 lbs at idle.  I did notice there is no hose going from his distributor solenoid valve to the thermal control valve under the intake manifold.  
> For testing purposes I connected the distributor straight to his manifold tapping and it is still having start issues. 
> My guess is we will need to remove kjet at a minimum just to connect the hose to the thermal control valve.  
> I curious about the condition of his distributor cap.  We will have to move kjet to get to it too.  
> Here is a video of the vacuum.  
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jgMZLmP1t1Y
> --
> Steve Rice
> #16510


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