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Old 07-09-2002, 10:12 AM
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When you set to 10*BTDC, do so with the vacuum line to the distributor disconnected and plugged. Once set reconnect the line, should recover to somewhere around 2-5*ATDC, that should do you right.
Mike Tangas
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