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I have a problem with the tach signal,it is knocking out my distributor.

(1990 Isuzu Trooper)
in Redding, CA on December 24, 2013
I have lost 3 distributors in just about a year. I get a code 12 in my snapon scanner but I have no tack signal. code 12 is supose to be OK. I have found oil getting into my distributor, is that normal? I hope someone can answer my questions
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on December 24, 2013
Fix the oil leaks! Oil inside the distributor will destroy the elect componets.
on December 24, 2013
Thanks I'll try that but didnt find that till I tore the whole thing apart I'll get a new seal and Distributor pickup coil. On of those time I drew a blank
Thank You, Glen Wagner
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