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Get it as accurate as you can. Loosen the bolt, slightly, so the distributor turns, with a fair amount of effort. The advantage is that no mechanical connection is inserted between the wire and the plug, which eliminates false signals to the timing light.

Some timing lights have other features built into them, such as dwell meters or tachometers. Grinding opens graphite nodules located at the surface of the journal leaving ragged edges which will damage a bearing. The engine was assembled using the low-buck gasket set from Pro Comp with the exception of the head gaskets.

For vehicles, all tachometer connections are to the TACH terminal. What is the Ignition Timing setting for a Chevy ?

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Figure 1 is an illustration depicting the lay of this fuzz on a journal. You will need a timing light to set the timing, properly. After adding race fuel and dropping the ignition timing back 6 degrees, we were rewarded with a whopping hp and lb-ft of torque.

A stock set of springs will often not allow full centrifugal advance to come in before redline rpm. Because you won't settle for second best. Repeat the installation steps.