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1985-1996 Fleetwood and Brougham Forum Discussion, My 79 Coupe Won't Start in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; Good to hear that you got her running again, and I like what you've done with the dual exhaust....
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    SafariOne is offline Cadillac Owners Fanatic
    Automobile(s): 1981Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham D'Elegance Coupe m
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    Re: My 79 Coupe Won't Start

    Good to hear that you got her running again, and I like what you've done with the dual exhaust.

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    carnut is offline Cadillac Owners Master
    Automobile(s): 1999 BMW 740 Il. 2005 Jag XK8, 1988 Mercedes Benz 300 SE
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    Re: My 79 Coupe Won't Start

    The module you replaced fails primarily because of high resistance in the secondary ignition system which eventually causes the module to overheat then fail. Old Plug wires, worn cap and or rotor will cause this. Also its important to have the heat sink paste under it.

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    pompste is offline Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
    Automobile(s): 1995 SEDAN DEVILLE-4.9 & 1978 SEDAN DEVILLE-425
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    Re: My 79 Coupe Won't Start

    Quote Originally Posted by Sweet D'Elegance View Post
    Here's a few pictures of my car:
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    I'm running full duals with 50 Series Flowmasters and it sounds AMAZING!!!
    Love that color.What a classy Caddy!

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