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Question New tacho for the Clevo... wiring?

Hey guys,
I've just brought a autometer tacho.... I need to know where to hook the green rpm wire up to my MSD ready to run system?....
does it just go the the coil neg or does that big warning with autometer about MSD apply here?

so where the hell do i hook her up then?


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dissy - 8350
coil- ss blaster
autometer 4 3/4"
-black wire to batt neg
-white to head lights
-red to switched source
-green to coil neg or somewhere else?


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p.s. i searched everywhere before asking, couldnt find anything todo with ready to run dissy's...

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Re: New tacho for the Clevo... wiring?

do i need one of these adapters maybe?
http://www.rocketindustries.com.au/b...&type=ADAPTERS
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Re: New tacho for the Clevo... wiring?

hook it up to the tach output on the MSD it dosnt cause any probs
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Re: New tacho for the Clevo... wiring?

DONT hook it up to the neg coil or there WILL be probs
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Re: New tacho for the Clevo... wiring?

what is the tach output on the MSD? i dont see one?
I know there is one if you are running the controller but my dissy is 'ready to run' with the internal module..?
am i looking over it?
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Re: New tacho for the Clevo... wiring?

are you running a MSD6A or 6T? if you are its the little connector plug on the side of the box
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Re: New tacho for the Clevo... wiring?

no, just the dissy :(
any idea where it go's now?
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Re: New tacho for the Clevo... wiring?

neg side of the coil
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Re: New tacho for the Clevo... wiring?

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DONT hook it up to the neg coil or there WILL be probs

thanks :p

I am pretty much getting the same round in circles :(

I think i go off the coil neg but using one of those adapters aswell...
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Re: New tacho for the Clevo... wiring?

you only need the adaptor if you are running a MSD box because of the multiple sparks at low rpm.... you wont need it.
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