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Unhappy 250 ignition coil wiring. please help

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I am installing a built 250 from a 74 camaro into an 87 monte carlo. Where do the tan and black wires coming from the coils pos. terminal go to?
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Question Re: 250 ignition coil wiring. please help

I know that the tan wire is 12v, but the black stiffer wire is actually in the same crimp as the yellow wire. does this lead off to a resistor?
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Re: 250 ignition coil wiring. please help

Assuming a points dist not an HEI. Positive side of coil is resistored ignition feed. Also on Positive side is a bypass wire from the "R" terminal at the starter. this bypass provides a full 12 volts only when cranking. the other side of the coil (negative ) goes to the points.

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