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I relaced the distributor on my 1998 Honda Civic EX 1.6 L, Manual transmission, A/C, cruise. I have heard tht there is a connector tht has to be jumped across in ordre to set the timing. Is that correct? Where would I find that connector and do the jumping? I do not want to short anything and compromise the on board computer.

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At the end of the dash on the passenger side you will find a 2 wire connector that needs to be jumped to set the timing. Service check connector on Civic and CR-V uses a Brown wire and a Black wire. Connect the 2 terminals together and make your timing adjustment.......and don't forget to remove the jumper when you are finished.

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