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Adjusting points on a 10 hp Briggs

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Hi, I have a montgomery ward Squire 10 tractor made by simplicity that I just changed the coil on. But now i have to re adjust the points cause I messed them up when I tried to adjust them my self. So if you now how to adjust the points could you post some help. Thanks

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D-17_Dave
Welcome to the club Nick. I hope you have an easy time getting the new tractor up and running. Just a few notes on this topic. The age of the engine may come into play hear. The plunger that works the points and the lube that drives the plunger may be worn. You may have to set the points gap a little larger than .020 Some engines have so much wear that you may have to convert it to electronic ign. But that is an option should you run into complications.

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