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Old 03-19-2016, 02:09 PM   #11
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Sometimes the spot weld that holds the factory timing tab breaks and the tab falls off. They do make bolt on tabs but without pulling the cyl head you won't know for sure it will be exactly TDC but you can get close with a straw down the spark plug hole and turning the crank by hand.
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#1 cyl......TDC on compression stroke.
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may have been wrong, but not many post in this, my ? is why are there still almost 2 year old post displayed. Is the answer maybe, because nobody visits this site? I did not pay attention to the post date. sorrrrry
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