Gear shift sensor


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saamiam
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Gear shift sensor

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How critical is this to the ignition circuit?
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Shadowjack
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Re: Gear shift sensor

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It will run without the connection, but it's there to tell the ignition module that you're in 4th or 5th so it will enable the vacuum advance. Your cruising mileage will suffer a bit.

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