WHERE DO I FIND THE LOWER TIMING MARK

  • Tiny
  • ZACK
  • 1989 Mazda 929
  • 177,000 miles

There is a grind mark on the crank so I used that but that's not it and I couldn't see any other marks on it. And I already took off the harmonic balancer

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Tuesday, January 17th, 2012 AT 4:38 PM

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  • rasmataz
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Put the engine no.1 piston on its compression stroke/TDC-See below

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Tuesday, January 17th, 2012 AT 6:25 PM
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  • Ronts
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Which one is # 1 PISTON AND where is compression stroke

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Monday, August 22nd, 2016 AT 3:16 PM
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  • 2CarPros Ken
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Number #1 is at the front of the engine the furthest forward If you sight across the engine. Pull the plug and with a flash light look in the spark plug hole and slowly turn the engine over until the piston is at the top of its stroke.

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Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 AT 3:24 PM

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