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Old 04-27-2013, 10:37 PM
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To determine #1 TDC,remove all the spark plugs and hold your finger over the #1 plug hole. Have someone help you manually rotate the motor until the pressure pushes against your finger then slowly turn the motor until the mark on the harmonic balancer is lined up with the timing tab then check where your distributor is set. If all of this checks out, I would almost bet that the lifters are not adjusted properly. Are you running hydraulic or solids?
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