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If the tab is broke off lock washer on distributor will it still work

The tab is broke off on the lock washer on 3.0 distributor will it still work or doi needto replace it?

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I would recommend replacing it Because if not your timing could get messed up I had the same problem you are and I put just the one screw in and my timing ended up getting all out of whack going down the highway due to vibrations But yes I would recommend replacing it so that doesn't happen to you

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Are you talking about the lock tab to the connector or what? if its the lock tab seating the distributor then yes replace it because it will allow it to move and do more damage. Also cause the timing to be off. If its the connector tab, just put you a dot of RTV on it and let it dry. it will hold it in place.

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