1. Ensure engine is at normal operating temperature. Turn off all accessories. Connect a jumper wire between terminals GROUND and ENG TEST (Light Green/Yellow wire) of Data Link Connector (DLC). DLC is located in center rear of engine compartment, in front of bulkhead. See Fig. 1.
2. Connect inductive timing light to No. 1 spark plug wire. Start engine and allow it to idle. Check ignition timing. Timing mark on crankshaft pulley and mark on timing belt cover should be aligned to.
3. If timing is not within specification, loosen distributor hold-down bolts and rotate distributor base to adjust. Recheck timing and tighten distributor hold-down bolts to 14-19 ft. Lbs. (19-26 N.M).
BASE IGNITION TIMING
ApplicationDegrees @ Idle
Monday, January 17th, 2011 AT 5:20 PM