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Setting new cams on a 883 sportster

I had put new cams in my bike and i have macth the timming marks up but iam not sure of wicth timming mark it needs to be on

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  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    Need to know if the front cylinder pisto needs to be at TDC when installing cams and lining up timing marks on the cams

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    Need to know if the front cylinder needs to be at TDC when installing cams and lining up timing marks on the cams

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Witch timing marks the one on the cams or the flywheel if you lined all the cam marks up with the pinion gear your good to go the mark on the flywheel is for ign timing only

Posted on Jan 03, 2009

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    jonathan harwell Mar 24, 2015

    Does that also apply for a 2002harleydavidson 1200 sportster?

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    jonathan harwell Mar 24, 2015

    Does that also apply for a 2002harleydavidson 1200 sportster? I lined them up like it shows on YouTube but dont want to botton it up till I know for sure.

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