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Old 02-14-2017
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I try to correct some of the work done by others as I come across it. The attached pic of wiring is what I found and cut out when replacing my leaking shurflo pump heads today. And I wonder why I have so many electrical problems.
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Looks factory to me Dave !
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Looks factory to me Dave !
Ya baby! I cut it once too short so, I cut it again and it was still too short...
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Somebody has to keep the butt splice mfg.'s in business - - - buy more stock - - - I foresee windfall profits
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Probably had a sale on butt splices , or they charge by the splice made a lot of money! !!
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gotta give them some "credit" for using the same gauge wires,
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gotta give them some "credit" for using the same gauge wires,
Ahhh... the silver lining!
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Workmanship is TERRIBLE! He could've gotten a lot more butt connectors in that wire if he had tried!

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That's one way to use up all the little pieces of wire laying around. Never ceases to amaze me on some people's cobbling abilities. I have stumbled across some of that on my bird.
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I try to correct some of the work done by others as I come across it. The attached pic of wiring is what I found and cut out when replacing my leaking shurflo pump heads today. And I wonder why I have so many electrical problems.
Hey.. how'd you get pictures of my bus wiring?
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