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Old 01-27-2013, 10:07 AM
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Originally Posted by kaoticmustang View Post
Just a quick update, I have changed the coil, condenser, cap, and voltage regulator. I was getting about 16 volts at the battery with it idling until I replaced the regulator. I will be double checking everything tomorrow as it is still doing only much sooner now. When it dies I am still getting voltage to the coil. There are 3 fuel filters on the car so I will check those as well. Thanks for all the help and suggestions. I will give an update soon.
16 volts is most likely overheating the coil or condenser.
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