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I have a 96 chevy c1500 5.7 distributor problem

I have a 96 chevy c1500 5.7 i took out the distributor actually the hole thing put it back and i have the truck running rough now did the hole piston 1 all the way to the top and had the routor pointing to the 1 on the cap but it seams like the engine is running just a milli sec off how do i fix this problem

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After installing distributor a camshaft offset check must be performed.this requires a scan tool.start engine with scan tool attached to diagnostic connector under dash,go to cam offset,it should show a value of 0 to -2 or +2.to adjust cam offset shut off engine,loosen dist. hold-down bolt,which should be 13mm bolt head.move dist slightly,start engine and rev to 1200 rpm and check scan tool to see updated cam offset value

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Anytime you remove the distributor, when you put it back in it dosent go right on #1, it will be droped in just a tad before #1. Just pick it up and move it back a tooth.

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