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You can't,they have a crankshaft position sensor which sends the location of the crank to the computer, the timing is then electronically adjusted by the computer also taking into account engine rpm, temp,air density,throttle position etc.Thats what peformance chips alter to produce more h.p. . L. Keedy

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Q: How do you check a 98 S10 pickup 4-cylinder for correct timing?
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