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Re-Wiring my C-160

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After checking out my C-160 and rebuilding the carb, I am now working on the wiring.

I did a search on re-wiring and found a lot of really good information on members re-doing their tractors.

So here are some photos and comments....

 

Special crimpers for the female treminals that fit inot the Packard 56 connectors.

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Purchased items for the re-wire job

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Bought "Packard 56" connectors in packages of 5. Bought 5, 4, 2 and 1 position connectors. I am always needing good quality connectors for something.

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Various colors of wire.

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This is what needed replaced.

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Hard to see, but all wiring and connectors are complete and now I need to fasten the wire harness to the frame.

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squonk

All those wires hanging remind me of some of the tractors I've gotten that looked that way and the owners were using them!  :scared-eek:

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KC9KAS

All those wires hanging remind me of some of the tractors I've gotten that looked that way and the owners were using them!  :scared-eek:

This thing was so "Jeri-rigged" wiring wise.

No on/off switch, push button start button, missing coil...........needless to say, it wouldn't start!!

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Wheel-N-It

I enjoy seeing a good quality wiring job on Wheel Horses or any other LAGT ! Don't forget to use wire looms and tie wraps where you can. Are you wiring in all the old safety switches, or leaving some of them out (old school style) ?

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dclarke

Good info to have, I'm gonna need to do this to mine some day. Thanks!  Looks like you're doin a good job! :thumbs:

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JERSEYHAWG /  Glenn

Nice clean job your doing.

Glenn

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Martin

Ken,

I see you are making progress. i think that old harness got thrown out. looks like you have it under control. these ones are a fairly basic harness to do on the tractor and work out the lengths as you go.

nice to see all new components!

looking forward to some finished pics!!!

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