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I am having problems timing my 86 ford econoline 150. I turned the dist. to change the module and now can't find my mark. Help please!

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Remove the number one spark plug, bring engine to top dead center on the number one cylinder, now check to see if the rotor(under the distributer cap) is pointing close to #1 plug wire, If it is turn Distrubtor to line up rotor and number one plug wire on distributor cap, if it is off 180 degrees roll engine over to piston reachestop dead center again and go from there, this should let you get it running, then you will have to fine tune it with a timing light.

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