peter at nosimport.com
Tue Nov 6 07:37:34 MST 2007
At 10:45 PM 11/5/2007, James E. Pickard wrote:
>I had everything electrical working in the Bugeye, but apparently I've messed
>something while cleaning the bonnet connections or re-installing the
>temp/pressure gauge. Everything works except the running lights and
>headlights. I've blown the fuse,
Maybe you blew the wrong one? Try the other one.
> but what is really curious is when I turn
>the running lights one, the engine quits! Turn them off, and the engine will
>fire right back up. Turning the running lights on is equivalent to turning
>the key off. Any suggestions?
Sorry about that.... couldn't resist.
Probably just a connection at the ignition switch. I would revisit
that, even though it's a PITA to remove. Also, try holding the key
while turning the knob. Sometimes the lighting bit "drags" the ignition bit.
> Could my new ignition switch already have gone
>bad? Or have I just crossed wires somewhere?
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