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Old 04-28-2013, 11:34 PM
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Originally Posted by pdjohns View Post
Hello. I just had to replace my distributor on my FJ. I had a late model distributor and ignition coil. I switch everything to the same year. (73 distributor and ignition coil now). It misfires every once and while and will bog down. I have no smog stuff on the engine. Right now I have a vacuum from the manifold going directly to the distributor. Is this correct or do I even need the vacuum line for the distributor?
No, that is not correct. Yes you do. Here is the skinny on Land Cruiser distributors:
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