Originally Posted by alarmdude9
convict1997 looks like that could well be part of the problem. The positive terminal was all kinds of loose. Getting ready to button it up and take it for a ride around the neighborhood (I really hope the neighbors like straight shots....) is it possible the fan issue could be related? .
Most people think the battery is just for starting but it is integral to the ignition, timing, lighting etc. Glad you found the problem and a simple solution.