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Introduction

Use this guide to remove the rough coil of the Bendix Magneto.

The magneto provides electrical energy to to fire a spark plug. It utilizes a rotating magnet to generate current through a coil. A bad rough coil can cause the aircraft engine to run poorly and shake.

The magneto should be routinely checked after every 500 hours of use.

Parts

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  1. Use a #2 Flathead screw driver to remove the five screws on the body of the magneto, indicated by the red circles.
    • Use a #2 Flathead screw driver to remove the five screws on the body of the magneto, indicated by the red circles.

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  3. Locate the two screws on the right and left side of the primary circuit.
    • Locate the two screws on the right and left side of the primary circuit.

    • Remove the screws using a #2 Flathead screw driver.

  4. Remove the primary circuit and replace it.
    • Remove the primary circuit and replace it.

    • The super coil may seem as though it will not come out, but it does. It can just get a little jammed.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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