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Head gasket can you tel me the timing point or TDC guide for mercedez benz 300 e 1986

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The TDC is when the piston in the engine is right at the top of its stroke. So take out the number one sparkplug, which is closest to the front of the engine. turn the engine with a spanner on the bottom pulley, put a screwdriver in the plug hole turn the engine and feel the screwdriver lift up as the engine turns. when you feel the screwdriver start to drop down stop.
Now you are at TDC.
it means TOP DEAD CENTER.

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