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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-04-08, 12:51 AM Thread Starter
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confused 1973 torino toploader b/up switch prob

Hi folks, have a RUG BG2 EA011226 Toploader gearbox mounted up to my 66 mustang fastback and are having problems with the back up light switch coming on in all gears. I have removed switch in the side of the gearbox,bench tested it along with the wiring and all is good ! the switch part nos. are as follows D2AR-7E449-BA any help locating another or fixing my prob would be great, thanks

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Re: 1973 torino toploader b/up switch prob

anybody here ????????????
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Re: 1973 torino toploader b/up switch prob

Altheouh the switch is working, it may not be working properly. No more than the switch probably costs, I would replace it to be sure.
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Re: 1973 torino toploader b/up switch prob

cannot find a supplier ,any leads ? i need a break down of this gearbox,inside of the switch hole there is a piston that comes down from the top and contacts with the switch is this correct ?
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Re: 1973 torino toploader b/up switch prob

mark at Toploader heaven now tells me its an anti backfire switch ? does this ring a bell to anyone ?
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