The contact breaker (points) ignition system

 An essential part in any “elderly” motorcycle is the ignition system, operated via a “contact breaker” or “breaker points” ignition system.  Later motorcycles dispensed with the contact breaker in lieu of electronics, which we will cover in a later article. The purpose of the ignition system is to ignite the combustion mixture in each cylinder … Continue reading The contact breaker (points) ignition system