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Old 09-30-2006, 07:08 PM #1
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drop off problems

Ok so i have an ion with 360 qev, L6 bolt, and my dwell is at 15. I also have low pressure PMI 45/45 Tank.

What happens is the first shot is fast and at the right velocity but the shots that follow are all eratic. if i shoot fast it picks up then drops off then pick up again.

I thought it was my reg so i switched from my Detonator reg to the stock. It still did the same thing.

Can't figure out. I've cleaned and relubed all, replaced o-rings, changed batteries, checked solenoid for debris, nothing has worked. I'm am wondering if i need a new board because mine is going.

Any ideas would be great, thanks.
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Old 09-30-2006, 07:10 PM #2
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1) Replace the battery.

2) Increase the dwell. Try using the stock setting (52 blinks with stock board, 34 milliseconds with aftermarket board), or if you have a QEV you can try it at 16 or more blinks (16 or more milliseconds with aftermarket board).

Guide to finetuning Dwell:
http://www.zdspb.com/tech/mguide/ion...ectronics.html

3) Clean and regrease the regulator. This is most often the cause.

Regulator maintenance guide:
http://www.zdspb.com/tech/mguide/regs/main_ionreg.html

4) Clean and regrease the firing assembly and solenoid. Be sure not to overgrease or undergrease the o-rings, as either can cause the problem.

Firing assembly maintenance guide:
http://www.zdspb.com/tech/mguide/ion...ance_bolt.html

5) Make sure your tank is screwed in as far as possible.
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