Crossed wires: Learning the hard way with a 1970 International Scout


“It’ll take a few days. A week at most.”

That’s what I told my wife, anyhow, in my effort to convince her that I was qualified to rewire my 1970 International Scout 800A. That proved a grossly generous assumption, I now realize. But at the time I figured I had simplicity on my side, because an old Scout is about as basic as it gets.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2017/10/23/crossed-wires