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Old 03-28-2011, 09:54 AM
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Originally Posted by Gambler68
What was involved with replacing the vac advance cannister?

I probably should have taken pics of that too I suppose, although there wasn't much to it. There are two small screws that attach it to the base of the housing. One came out fine, but the other was frozen to the vac advance so it took some work to get off. I replaced both screws with new. The vac advance has a rod coming out of the canister, which runs the length of the mounting bracket and turns up at the end. The "turned up end" fits into a hole in the points base. I had to bend the rod down to get the old unit out, but the new one slid in without too much fuss. And voila!
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