IGNITION TIMING

1980 Volkswagen

Tiny

gerry kapiloff

July, 29, 2010 AT 9:08 PM

Electrical problem
1980 Other Volkswagen Models 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 200, 00 miles

I PUT NEW POINTS, CAP, ROTOR AND WIRES ON THIS 1980 DASHER MOTOR. NOW IT SOUNDS LIKE TIMING IS OFF. SPUTTERS AND BACKFIRES WITHOUT STARTING. DO I NEED TO SET THE TIMING? HOW DOES DISTRIBUTOR LOOSEN TO DO THIS?

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1 Answer

Tiny

Dr Loot

October, 6, 2010 AT 11:27 PM

If you did not touch the timing I don't think that's your problem, tell me what you set the point gap at?

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