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'76 ford f100, 302, hard starts when hot.

engine is firing fine. when starting at operating temp. engine does not spin free. appears to be binding or tight. any ideas without a complete rebuild? new hear so i appreciate any input and suggestions.
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Hi Jaybee,
Have you checked the starter?
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Ignition timing could be a little to advanced. Try removing the coil wire when it is hot and see if it cranks better
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