[quote]Originally posted by ap0001:
<strong>why would a car stall the closer you get to the correct timing.</strong><hr></blockquote>
If you are trying to set your timing with the vacuum advance connected; your timing will be retarded and can cause the engine to stall. Disconnect the vacuum line to the vacuum advance and plug it. Then set your timing. After the timing is set adjust your carb and then re-connect the vacuum line.
[ April 17, 2003: Message edited by: Frisco ]</p>