Mechanics

TIMING MARKS

1986 Honda Civic

Engine Mechanical problem
1986 Honda Civic 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 100000 miles

I need to kinow how do you know to set the timing if there are no marks, How do you set the timing then?
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Staro55
April 8, 2009.



Hi staro55,

You meant the ignition timing mark or timing belt marks?

KHLow2008
Apr 8, 2009.
I mean the timing belt marks, how do you set it if there's no mark on the wheel?

Tiny
Staro55
Apr 9, 2009.
If there is no mark on the pulley, you would have to gauge the TDC of piston with the aid of a screwdriver down the plug hole.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/192750_TimingMark86Civic_1.jpg


KHLow2008
Apr 10, 2009.