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IT RUNS!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by reddog64, Dec 6, 2002.

  1. reddog64

    reddog64 1/2 ton status

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    OH MY GOD.. well after I pulled and realigned TDC on #1 3 times... one toothe too far.. /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gifone tooth not far enought, /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gif then right on... /forums/images/graemlins/laugh.gif

    It fired right up and smoked like a b!tch for 2 minutes, calmed down and idled with a nice lope to it /forums/images/graemlins/smile.gif /forums/images/graemlins/wink.gif

    It is so nice to have a RUNNING vehicle again...

    Gonna go borrow a timing light and dial it in...

    Anyone know the proper degree to set it to ion the timing.. like advanceed how far? or retarded how far.. or is is vehicle specific......? /forums/images/graemlins/confused.gif
     
  2. Stickseler

    Stickseler 3/4 ton status

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    Haven't a clue /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif But glad to hear your trucks running again /forums/images/graemlins/grin.gif
     
  3. Corey 78K5

    Corey 78K5 1 ton status

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    8 degrees before top dead center. Cool to hear it's a runner. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    Corey 78K5 1 ton status

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    Oh yeah If you ever stab a distributer again and have trouble with it like you said reach down in the hole with a long flat nosed screwdriver and turn the oil pump just a little bit.
     
  5. reddog64

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    yeah i did that.. i just kept turning it too far or not enough.. DOH.... /forums/images/graemlins/blush.gif
     
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    Corey 78K5 1 ton status

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    "Focus Danielson" /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    /forums/images/graemlins/rolleyes.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     

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