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Got a distributor recently for a vin a 460 but it would not fit so ended up getting one for a 351w it done the job butthe gear was ruined within ten minutes i was wondering would you have any ideas my car is a 77 lincoln continental engine number is D1VE-6015-A2B

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  • GASHFIELD Jul 28, 2008

    the distributor gear had lumps taking of it in ten minutes and now the timing keeps slipping its back to square one now the car was driving perfect when parked up went out to start it and it would not go ..so the distributor gear was the problem i taught but it looks worse only i dont know where to start now

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The cam gear is damaged you must remove the camshaft and replace the cam and also drop oil pan and clean metal out of the pan . otherwise the same thing will happen im sorry but those are the facts .
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What do you mean wiuth " gear was ruined", working on the distributor should not affect gears explain in details what is wrong with your car now.
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