These are what to inspect first althow my manuals say timing is not ajustable it is ajusted through the pcm let us know what you have also check the position of #1 cylender put #1 at top dead center on compression pull distibutor cap see if rotor is at #1 position also check the cam and crank sensors they tell pcm when to inject fuel and when to spark also how high is rpm just after start with foot off peddle
1 Inspect Ignition Timing Incorrectly adjusted engine timing.
2 Inspect Timing Set Slipped timing chain or worn timing gear(s).
3 Inspect Distributor Cap Loose or cracked distributor cap
4 Inspect Rotor - Ignition Damaged, worn, or corroded ignition rotor.
5 Inspect Distributor Cap And Rotor Kit Loose, cracked, or worn distributor cap and ignition rotor.
6 Inspect Wireset Damaged, worn, or deteriorating spark plug or coil wire(s).
7 Inspect Spark Plug Fouled, damaged or broken spark plug(s).
8 Inspect Firing Order Spark plug wire(s) not connected in correct firing order sequence
Thursday, November 20th, 2008 AT 5:35 PM