Distributor

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Distributor

A wholesaler; an individual, corporation, or partnership buying goods in bulk quantities from a manufacturer at a price close to the cost of manufacturing them and reselling them at a higher price to other dealers, or to various retailers, but not directly to the general public.

See: merchant
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But when the engine gets cold, the moisture re-condenses inside the distributor cap, and on the next rainy morning, you have the same problem.
They cover everything from how to change your distributor cap to aiming your headlights to how to clean your leather seats.
Although Stremme qualified second, a faulty distributor cap during the race in Rockingham caused the car to loose power.
Disable the boat when it is not in use by shutting off fuel lines, removing the battery or removing the distributor cap.
Remove distributor cap and remove all moisture from cap, rotor and other components, as well as plug-wire connectors.
According to Caronia, experienced do-it-yourselfers can easily change the fluids and filters, check the distributor cap for moisture and remove the spark plugs to allow them to dry out.
We can supply the public with everything from distributor caps to spark plugs, camshaft sensors, maf sensors, bumpers, fenders, and even gaskets you did not know you had," says Dan Mermelstein, Owner of Vivid Racing.
Potential applications are panels for portable toilets, boards for farm enclosures, and even injection molded auto parts like distributor caps, which are being tested.
Cars built after 1985 still use spark plugs, wires and distributor caps, and the ignition still often needs mechanical timing, all of which requires periodic inspection and adjustment.