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Replacing timing belt 91 mercury capri

Need to know what #1 cylinder is and what notch to set the cams at they have two notches apeice please help

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According to a manual , the crank key will point to arrow , the intake cam should have an letter i aligned with arrow on belt cover and exhaust cam should have letter e aligned with arrow on belt cover , and as always rotate the engine 2 full turns to inspect timing marks before cranking or trying to start the engine . if you haven't taken the original belt off yet , paint your marks for quicker reference .

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