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Setting the timing without the specail tool to hold the cams on 3.5 chrysler concord 1996

I having a problem setting the timing on this 3.5 chrs. concord. I don' have the specail tool. An none of the parts store around here carries the tool.Please help me, I've been involve going on a month.

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Why do you need a special tool???
all you need to do is take the spark plug out of the #1 cylinder stick yuour finger down in it and let some body turn it over barely bumping it until the cylinder touches the top make sure its at the top it may bump your finger a few times until you know ere the top truly is then match the marks on your timing chain or pullies

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