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hammerhead
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replacement distributors

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looking to replace the old distributors on f30. both motors are 318's is this the direct replacements.

PerTronix Flame-Thrower Plug and Play Marine Distributors with Ignitor II® Module D241801

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Could not find any info on them . I know there can be issues on the opposite turn engine . do a search on this site
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AAA Marine is a great source for HEI distributors...might give them a shout. Of coruse, Bob at Beacon should have the factory units as well...
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I bought two Pertronix D241801 distributors for my F32 with Chrysler Marine 318 engines. I've had zero issues with them. These distributors "don't care" if the engine is CW or CCW; as we all know, the distributor turns the same way, and only your wiring will differ.

https://pertronix.com/pertronix-d241801 ... rRjgqhKiUk

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how did you wire them up?. i got the same distributor and framethrower coil but no wireing instructions

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Any support from the seller ?
TROJAN F36 Conv.
6BTA Cummins diesels
Life is to short for a ugly boat :D
2009 TROJAN RENDEZVOUS
Port Kinsale 2010 & 2011. Solomons get together 2011.

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