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JEEP CJ7 DISTRIBUTOR PROBLEM

1979 Jeep CJ7

Engine problem
1979 Jeep CJ7 V8 Four Wheel Drive Manual 75000 miles

I have got a 1979 cj7 with a 304 and it keeps wearing the end of my cam gear that my distribtor runs on and makes it jump time what is my promblem
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$rmr$
February 6, 2008.




Need to very whether the right distributor is installed in your 304. If it is too short, it would wear gears due to irregular meshing. Also, a bent distributor shaft cause case the gear to misalign and wear quickly.

Tiny
77CJ7
Mar 10, 2008.


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