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johnfarnworth - (5/21/2012 1:27:50 PM)
RE:MAGNETOS
I should perhaps also point out that distributor ignition tractors sometimes "go off" on us over the winter.  A good filing of the points usually always cures them to give an instant start up.

Does anyone know of a way to stop the points getting that insulating surface of whatever it is.  The problem is definitely, in my experience more serious with magneto points than distributor points.  I have been told that they are made of different materials and certainly I have never seen magneto points pitting like distributor poinst do.

Food for thought and hopefully generate some solutions!

John