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How do you replace distributor in 66 mustang?

I am restoring my car and learning at the same time. I removed the distributor without lining up what ever it is you have to line up before you remove it. I need heed help replacing it. What should I do?

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Put number 1 cylinder at top dead center then put rotor on distrib to just above cylinder one on the cap. place in. when it fits in firm it should be pointing at cylinder one on the cap of the distrib. if it isnt lined up right pull out distrib again and set alittle furth so when it slides in it points right at 1. as well as the top dead of cylinder one has to be on the compression stroke. so make sure it is on that stroke. by checking the compression. that should fix ya up nicely.

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