I have a 57 Bel Air the battery was hooked up backwards and now I have no spark can anybody tell me why is that I have already replaced all the electronics

Asked by Aug 08, 2015 at 06:02 PM about the 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Base

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Check for a burned out fuseable link down by the starter. HTH. -Jim

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Have you replaced the condenser in the distributor? How about the voltage regulator? The old cars didn't have too much protection but your alternator also may need checking out, or is it still the generator? 6 volt or converted to 12 volt? Check all fuses also. Coil? That is about what is all there is to the old cars.

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