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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old Apr 20th, 01, 06:06 AM Thread Starter
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I have a mallory distributor currently equipped with dual points. I put it on yesterdaynowmy car is running poorly. It is a 67 327 camaro. The car starts but when i try to drive air pops out the carb and the car dies. It is running very hard i am not sure what is wrong. I was thinking the points may be adjusted wrong. I have a unilite conversion for my distributor should i put that on?

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old Apr 20th, 01, 06:09 AM
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Make it right with the points first.

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old Apr 20th, 01, 07:05 AM
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Pertronix has a good conversion kit for the mallory unilite distributors. I believe it is around 90.00. The unilite modules are very unreliable.
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old Apr 20th, 01, 01:43 PM
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Does Pertronix make a unit to convert a Mallory dual point distributor?

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old Apr 20th, 01, 03:33 PM
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Make sure the points are set right. There is nothing wrong with point type dist. electronic ones are just better. It may just be seriously retarded try turning the dist.

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