timming on my 96 grand cherokee lorado

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Asked by Nov 06, 2016 at 01:09 PM about the 1996 Jeep Cherokee

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

replaced chain and gear and spacer but when I drop the distributer on one it wont run ,,only when I drop it closer to 5 will it run ,,,,???? have I got it off a tooth maybe on the chain or what I'm sure I got it on top dead center on cylinder 1 ..this don't make sense

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If the engine runs at one position use that as a starting point and then adjust the timing to factory specs.

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thanks bro I just watched 4 you tube videos on this subject and looks like I've got it right just looked like it was off thanks for the input

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