convert to civil spark plugs and wires

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convert to civil spark plugs and wires

Postby ktm25089 » Sat Jun 17, 2017 12:00 pm

Hello,
This was something that i had in my mind for some time.And after the discontinue of the military plugs from Autolite i thought that wa the time to make it.
I have 3 sets of new 2245 and a new set of wires for the shows and where i want originality.But in daily driving i want something cheap and redy avaliable.So i choose for the plugs on Europe the Champion J8C and i make 4 new cables from old military cables.Following the photos

first of all here are the parts that you need from the old military cable
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you have to remove carefully from the old cable the threaded end
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and attach it to the new cables.If you have copper cables you can solder it
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here is the civil cable with the parts all together
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and finally the first two wires ready.I have to use some heat shrink between the military brown silicone and the black civil wire to seal it.First tests was good.I will post more photos of the installation tomorrow
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Re: convert to civil spark plugs and wires

Postby ktm25089 » Sun Jun 18, 2017 8:05 am

and installed!!
i have to buy some heat-shrink to finish the job.

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