ACCEL Coils for DOHC CB?

ACCEL Coils for DOHC CB?

iamcornelius
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iamcornelius
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Joined: April 12th, 2015, 1:48 am

January 5th, 2018, 4:54 am #1

Hello all, long time no post!
I have a ‘80 750 C model with modern oem replacement coils, works perfectly fine but I’ve always wanted to upgrade.
I’ve stumbled across a set of NEW ACCEL coils and the seller claims they are for his ‘80 750... (that’s what his listing says).

Now I was under the impression that the ACCEL coils were for SOHC only, am I wrong?
Are these yellow coils really for dohc?
See pic attached.
Any help greatly appreciated.
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1980 CB750 C
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iamcornelius
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January 5th, 2018, 3:23 pm #2

Found a couple of things that suggest if the part number is right, the coils might work on a dohc cb.

https://m.ebay.ca/itm/Accel-Super-Coil- ... mwBanner=1

And this link from the accel website:

https://www.holley.com/products/motorcy ... rts/140403
1980 CB750 C
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CHUCK DV
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January 5th, 2018, 5:00 pm #3

Looks like a winner to me...
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Joined: October 5th, 2007, 6:52 pm

January 5th, 2018, 9:32 pm #4

Yep, the stock DOHC coils were also 3 ohm resistance so you're good to go.
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