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Old 05-05-2009, 10:50 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Johnny, were there any changes to the ignition timing?

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Originally Posted by grumalt View Post
if so how do i find the new TDC without using the Timing Marks?
carefully. I use a screwdriver inserted into the sparkplug hole a fixed depth and rotate the engine till the piston touches it in one direction, and note the angle, then in the other direction (again note the angle) and split the difference.
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