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1974 450SLC ignition issue

I have a 74 450SLC that does not start. The wires going to the coil are not hot when the ignition is on. What else should I look for. I think I have narrowed the search problem from the resistors to the ignition switch.
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May want to try the r/c107 forum.

I was going to say to check your points under your rotor, but if you don't have charge going to the coil, then it could be something else I guess. Not sure.


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