Originally Posted by Dyno_Dave
Originally Posted by kursed
Originally Posted by Dyno_Dave
That's a Mopar ballast resistor. Not just for points. It was used with the factory electronic ignition starting in '73 I think it was, and continuing on for many years. Also part of the Direct Connection and Mopar Performance replacement electronic ignition kits.

You can see it pictured here. Sorry I cannot add a hyperlink at this time using "quick reply", which is the only way I can post currently.


Edit: Looks like the site converts the address to a hyperlink automatically....nice!

Interesting. Wonder how and why that would have ended up on a GM van.

Because I'm stupid. Despite the title of this thread, I just assumed we were looking at a Dodge or Plymouth.

LOL No worries. We all do it from time to time. I blame those moments on the doghouse letting fumes get to my brain a little easier than normal.

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