WE ARE REPLACING THE DISTRIBUTOR AND ARE UNSURE ...

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 1995 GMC Jimmy
  • 216,000 miles

We are replacing the distributor and are unsure on how to set the timing so that it will run.
This is the first time I have had to do this and am unsure (even with the Chilton book) on how to do this correctly.

Thursday, March 28th, 2013 AT 1:36 AM

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  • Tiny
  • rasmataz
  • Member

You need to put engine no.1 piston on its compression stroke/TDC and line up the crank puley to TDC/0 degs before you remove the distributor making sure the rotor is pointing to no.1 cap-

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Thursday, March 28th, 2013 AT 2:08 AM

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