Stu, I find that pretty convincing (assuming,of course, that the quote is from an Enduro manual (just joking...)).
It makes sense to me, since I had found in my limited exposure to the Enduros in Fiji
that the ignition system was a weak link. The idea of the Enduro was, I believe, not to perpetuate old technology but to provide a reliable motor
for third world markets. The CDI
units have excellent reliability
in my experience. In fact, I think they were the pivotal development in making reliable 2-stroke engines. When I got my first one I could not believe how the spark plug
Anyhow, thanks to those who tried to answer my query.