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Question, I put a new coil in my hei cap which is new also. One of the screws that holds the coil in popped thru the bottom. Is the cap ruined now? I know if you burn the rotor or the cap gets a crack in it then it's bad. I put in weld on the hole hoping this will help. Never ran into this issue and may never use the cap so bbn I was wondering did I ruin it
 

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put the right screw in there and seal the hole up with silicone sealer,
its usually less conductive..
if you mean a plastic weld with the cap material, that will probly work..
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if you leave the long bolt sticking thru, its a real good place for a misfire..
its real easy for the spark to jump from the rotor to the screw,
which is tied to the coil ground..
 

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put the right screw in there and seal the hole up with silicone sealer,
its usually less conductive..
if you mean a plastic weld with the cap material, that will probly work..
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if you leave the long bolt sticking thru, its a real good place for a misfire..
its real easy for the spark to jump from the rotor to the screw,
which is tied to the coil ground..
Yep........
 

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I have had the best luck from Delco for my HEI distributors when replacing the coil, module and cap. Wires are a different story.

Joe
 

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the hi-end caps from
ACDelco, Standard, MSD, Accel,
were all good quality caps, now days you never know whats changed ??
good ones usually come with Brass Terminals,
and they don't usually fall out during shipping, like some i'v seen..
don't know anything about the WVE brand, but they look good..
Rockauto
 
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