I have a 351w with a timing issue I reset the gears n I got number piston at tdc 0. When I try to start it just turns tried rotatin dizzy n still nothin everything gettin fire


Asked by Jan 01, 2014 at 02:18 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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79f100truck you have been fighting this one for awhile. Are you sure #1 was on compression stroke when you set dist to #1 position? Did you ever get your points properly adjusted? Have you considered swapping it to electronic ign?

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Oh and are you sure that the plug wires are on dist correctly?

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sounds to me like the camshaft is 180 degrees out of sync....Isn't there a woodruff key or bar key there on the pulley?

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