JUST INSTALLED HIGH VOLUME OIL PUMP AND NOW I STARTED SHEARING GEARS ON DISTRIBUTOR WHAT DO I DO

  • Tiny
  • 8850ho
  • 1988 Ford Mustang
  • 52,342 miles

Turn car on get timing corect go for test drive and shears teeth from gear on the distributor

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 AT 4:44 AM

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  • Tiny
  • rivermikerat
  • Expert
  • 6,155 posts

Either the cam or the distributor is installed incorrectly. Or the gears aren't matching up properly. Also make sure that nothing is binding the distributor shaft.

I hate to say it, but you should probably also verify that nothing is causing the pump to bind.

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Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 AT 4:49 AM

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