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How to test a car battery

If your car's instrument panel includes an ammeter, it will tell you how well the charging syste...

Checking a starter circuit

Inertia starter An inertia starter has the solenoid mounted elsewhere in the engine compartment,...

Identifying and suppressing radio interference

Suppressing a generator The generator (dynamo ar alternator) can be suppressed by fitting a 1-3 ...

Checking the high-tension circuit

The high-tension circuit Make sure that all the wiring connections are sound. Always take great ...

Inspecting the ignition system

A typical ignition system. The most usual type of coil, with the HT connection at one end in the...