I created this video with the YouTube Video Editor (/editor)How to Test for a Bad Distributor Cap. One of the best ways to check a distributor cap is to remove it and perform a visual inspection. You’ll want to look for problems, such as cracks, tiny holes, corrosion on the terminals, and excessive terminal wear.Place the metal screwdriver near the electrode of the distributor. It should not touch the electrode. Step away from the hood and have someone watch the arc while the ignition is turned on. If there is an arc, it is firing. Replace the wire on the distributor electrode after it is checked Testing a distributor.What You Will Need To Test Your Distributor: A ratcheting socket A ratchet A screwdriver (You can use a magnetic screwdriver like the Cymas) A flashlight A spark plug (Read more here) Spark Tester or Light Tester Volt Meter (optional – see the last step)Discover your ancestry, find DNA matches and directly connect with relatives. All kits include 2000+ geographic regions, trait reports & automatic Family Tree. Testing a distributor.
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