[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.

Welmoed.


--- 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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