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1974 North American Plymouth Valiant - Duster and Dodge Dart bulbs and fuses

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Light bulbs

Batteries: 305 amp standard, 375 optional.

Plymouth Valiant and Duster, Dodge Dart Fuses (1974-76)

Thanks to Trailmaster for extending this list to 1975. We are assuming that 1976 was unchanged.

  1. 3 amp: instrument cluster, dashboard area lamps; feeds from headlight switch
  2. 20 amp: backup lights, blower motor (non-air-conditioned cars), turn signals, radio
  3. 20 amp: rear window defogger, a/c clutch
  4. 20 amp: blower motor (air conditioned cars)
  5. 20 amp; open!
  6. 3 amp: voltage limiter, gauges and indicator lights, heated rear window, seat belt starter interlock (1974 only), EGR warning system (1975-76)
  7. 20 amp: interior lights, hazard flashers, buzzers, lighter, ignition light relay, seat belt and ignition lights
  8. 20 amp: tail, license, parking, and side marker lamps; instrument lights, horn, horn relay
  9. Open
  10. Open

Rear axles took 2 pints (7 1/4) or 4 1/2 pints (8 3/4) — U.S. measure (Imperial differs.)

Spark plug gap was 0.35, thermostat was 195°, regardless of engine. Without a tow package, a maximum 1,000 pound trailer with 100 pounds tongue load was recommended. With the light tow package, a 2,000 pound trailer with a 200 pound tongue weight could be towed.

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