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How to see if distibutor is in correctly
1999 CHEVROLET SUBURBAN
Had to replace distributor do to damage cap won't tighten. Crank may have moved. Also intake gaskets were replaced. Truck starts hard and pings during acceleration.
have the same problem?
Sunday, September 11th, 2011 AT 2:45 AM
You need to roll your engine over to TDC on the compression stroke for the number 1 cylinder. Then see if the rotor is pointing to the #1 spark plug.
Sunday, September 11th, 2011 AT 4:01 AM
That is what I thought better to be safe than sorry. Thank you.
Monday, September 12th, 2011 AT 2:25 PM
Ya, you don't want to mess around when it comes to timing. It needs to be exact.
Monday, September 12th, 2011 AT 4:13 PM
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