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Both dots are at 12 O'clock with the #1 piston is at TDC. With #1 piston at TDC, The crank gear ( dot ) will be at 12o'clock

And the cam gear ( dot ) will be at 6 o'clock

That makes both Dots stright over top of each other

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Q: In what direction should the cam and crank gears be pointing when installing a new chain and gears on a Chevy 350?
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