How do you get timing right on a 350 Chevy when the timing chain gears are top dead center an distrubider wont go down on number one firing order?
Timing belt broke lost timing how do you set timing when replacing timing belt 1991 celica 5sfe 2.2 engine?
Ensure the timing is set on the correct revolution, 1st cylinder piston should be top dead center, with the inlet valve closed and outlet valve towards opening. Timing mark on pulley should be at center or at 0 (zero). If engine has a mechanical distributor, the rotor should be pointing towards the number 1 spark lead, in the correct firing order. Ensure valve clearances are correct while cold. Then readjusted when warm.
When timing gears are installed with timing marks aligned on a 351 w is the engine at 1 top dead center?
Remove the number one spark plug, last cylinder on the right rear bank (passenger side) bring the cylinder to top dead center on compression stroke, check the rotor on the distrubitor making sure it is pointed to number one cylinder. Now you can set the timing with a vacum gauge for the best vacum, or using a timing light you can set the timing (?) degrees, depending on which year you have, firing order 18436572…
If this is a 305/350/400 small block Take the lead from the coil to the distributor "OFF" to prevent the engine from firing. This will take two people or a remote starter. Turn the engine over until the mark on the tortional damper lines up with the center or O mark on the timing tab on the front of the engine fastened to the crankcase front cover and the engine is in the number one…