Question About 1980 Chevy Truck 350 Timing Distributor


Y Isn’t My Car Starting

Asked on Apr 14, 2011 Hi i just put a new edelbrock intake 2101 on my truck (1980 chevy scottsdale 350 sbc) when i try to crank it want start the gas only blows out the top of my carburetor in flames and when i go to check my spark plugs ... Read more

1988 Chevy C1500 W/ 305 Timing Problems

Asked on May 27, 2010 I bought this truck knowing that it had timing problems. I replaced the spark plugs, wires, distributor cap, and rotor. The 305 engine had a sporadic timing tick. After changing the distributor parts, the tick became constant. When I put on the ... Read more

96 Camry ECM Enabled. Timing Adjustment Through Distributor

Asked on Jun 25, 2010 My camry is computer controlled. Wondering will i be able to adjust the ignition timing using the conventional Timing light gun method? Also, i dont see the distributor cap rotatable - to be able to adjust the timing. It has 2 bolts on the cap which ... Read more

What Should The Timing Be On A 350 Chevy Engine … Please Read Details First Before Answering

Asked on Apr 21, 2010 I took a 350 engine out of a 1993 Chevrolet truck. It originally came with a throttle body injection and was computer controlled. I took a 70's model intake and with a modification to the two center bolt holes on both sides ... I mounted ... Read more

How Do I Set The Timing On My Engine’s Distributor Cap

Asked on Jun 6, 2010 I have the spark plugs, cables, rotors, distributor cap. How do I find the time, the motors distributor cap? My car is a 87 Chevy Caprice and its misfiring or misfires! ... Read more

How Do You Time A ’93 Honda Civic Si Hatch With A D16 Motor

Asked on Aug 7, 2010 At the risk of sounding like an idiot, I managed to blow my stock d15, threw a rod right through the block. Now I'm replacing it with a d16 pulled from a wrecked Accord or something, the point is when the guy pulled the engine he ... Read more

96 Silverado 5.7, How To Prevent Moisture Under Distributor Cap

Asked on Jun 22, 2010 I bought this truck 1 month ago. This morning it wouldn't start and the weather has been cool, misty for two days now. I drove the truck in the rain once and it was acting like the timing was off. What's a good way to remove ... Read more