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by HATTLER
Fri Feb 22, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: borg warner dash 1940 jr repair
Replies: 5
Views: 474

Re: borg warner dash 1940 jr repair

All done, pulled the glove box lowered the steering column, unscrewed the dash panel, loosened the speedo cable loosened the switch, added the new wire to the clock panel light, reversed procedure. Attached new hot wire to cigar lighter base, attached new wire to ground, installed clock and glove bo...
by HATTLER
Mon Feb 18, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: borg warner dash 1940 jr repair
Replies: 5
Views: 474

Re: borg warner dash 1940 jr repair

I am trying to wire the new clock and I would like to know how to get to the panel and reading light switch located over the speedometer. I can loosen the screws on the dash panel and pull down the steering wheel column if that is needed. Regrettably the wiring has been messed with in the past and t...
by HATTLER
Sun Feb 17, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: borg warner dash 1940 jr repair
Replies: 5
Views: 474

Re: borg warner dash 1940 jr repair

Dave, I gave up, I bought a replacement. I now have a #1 driver. Everything works. I'm going to try and get my old clock working as a backup. No one has tried to contact me on point repair yet.
Thanks,
Bob
by HATTLER
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: borg warner dash 1940 jr repair
Replies: 5
Views: 474

Re: borg warner dash 1940 jr repair

Dave, its a bench test, using a 6 v charger as a power source. The clock was repaired some years ago and ran fine in the dash. Then it quit. It kept time ok. The points close normally as the weight swings closed. I poke the points and they spark and send the weight on its way. I cut the power and fi...
by HATTLER
Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: borg warner dash 1940 jr repair
Replies: 5
Views: 474

borg warner dash 1940 jr repair

I took my clock out, tested it and the points touch but do not fire. I tried filing them with no results.
Any ideas?
Bob hattler
1801 sedan convertible