Originally Posted by masterx1234
heres how my engine is supposed to be hooked up accordint to the instructions that came with my motor, it works too.
If you remove the magneto cover and look at the wiring inside, you'll see that the black wire is a ground. It is attached to the magneto with an eyelet terminal and the mag is attached to the motor case. I fail to see why you'd need a seperate ground wire unless you're going to use the white wire for a light. The seperate ground wire could then be used to complete the circuit through the lamp/s.
I'm not arguing with your instructions just stating a fact.