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  1. Johnnyb101
    07-16-2017 12:11 AM - permalink
    Johnnyb101
    hi, I am having an issue with my conversion from a 1982 e150 with a 351 w and the eec3 with the vv carb to a ds2 ecm and a 2150 carb. i have swapped the distributor put on the carb, i got a harness for the ds2 and the new distributor. i was reading your how-to on this conversion. i now have everything hooked up but i have no spark. do i need to disconnect the computer, is the coil different for the eec3 than the normal coils. my number is 760-529-7679 my email is [email protected] you seem to be the one that had the least amount of issues regarding the conversion.
  2. mfernandes
    05-01-2014 01:14 PM - permalink
    mfernandes
    Whats up man?
    I was wondering, if its not a pita for you, if you can get the sticker window or build sheet for my truck? I cant do it online because Im from outside the usa (only usa, canada and mexico are accepted). Its quite an old truck, but maybe you can help me.
    Thanks a lot in advance dude, take care
  3. uncleJim97
    08-06-2012 05:54 PM - permalink
    uncleJim97
    I was looking at your duraspark II conversion posts and how to and came up with a few questions I was hoping you might be able to clarify for me. In it you stated that you got a harness from an 82 (picture shows a small harness,like the one that runs from the Ecore type coil,TFI module,except tht it has the duraspark connectors as well )My question here is you also mentioned the connectors on it plugging into your truck's existing harness. If I'm understanding what your pictures are saying it's just a matter of changing out the TFI harness for the Duraspark harness. ( + the distributor, wires ,coiland non feedback carburetor. I have a 85 Bronco with the EEC IV TFI system, What about the main harness that runs to underneath the dash off the firewall and plugs into the computer, What would have to be done to it for the conversion to work and what connection did you use to power the Duraspark II?My email address is: [email protected]
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  5. ctubutis
    02-19-2012 09:24 AM - permalink
    ctubutis
    కీర్తి పాయింట్లు ధన్యవాదాలు!
  6. Gary Lewis
    09-27-2011 08:51 AM - permalink
    Gary Lewis
    Thanks for the rep, but I'm just doing the work. The others are doing the advising. Also, been meaning to ask about your screen name - what's it mean?
  7. Mike Barry
    02-20-2011 12:40 PM - permalink
    Mike Barry
    Hey Guy - nice write-up on the duraspark 2 conversion. I just took the 300 six out of my wrecked 83' and dropped it in an 84' I bougtht with a blown motor. These are Broncos BTW. Anyway I've been working the kinks out of it and somehow killed my spark! I had a jumper wire on the 12V + side and touched it to the other side of the sylinoid and fried something (like a complete idiot). so anyway now I have no spark.
    Any advise on where I should begin?
  8. ford1986f250hd
    01-19-2011 11:54 PM - permalink
    ford1986f250hd
    Hey man i ve got an 1986 f250 that is 302 with a c 6 trans i recently converted to a t18 4 speed does your 1st gear seem like a big jump when u try to take off not granny how do you like your trans cause when i convert 2 4wd i may go t19 what u think
  9. nstueve
    11-24-2010 10:30 AM - permalink
    nstueve
    what is this duraspark II conversion... I just noticed that the 83 I have has the duraspark box under the hood... also has duraspark wires... I was thinking of going MSD but not sure now that I read your SIG... Can you give me more details????

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  • About dyingtolive
    Location
    Jacksonville, NC
    2 Letter State/Province (use "--" for outside USA/
    NC
    Country of Residence
    US
    Make
    Ford
    Model
    F-350
    Year
    1997
    Current Mileage
    250,000 or more
    Miles per year
    10,000 - 14,999
    Gender
    Male
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    Jake
    1984 F-150, 300 I6, 4 Speed, 4x4, .030 Overbore, Duraspark II conversion, 9" Rear Axle (Blown motor)

    1985 F-350, 460, T-19, 5.13:1 Gears, 4 door

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