Tuning the amphibious vehicle

sach

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Hello all, just wondering does anybody know the proper dwell and timing settings on a 1147cc. I would like to get it done so i know it`s right. thanks in advance.... john
 
Go with Petronix ignition system and forget about points, condensor, dwell, bad gas mileage and poor running from pitted points ... Timing is set with a light using pointer on timing chain cover lining up with notch in pulley.
 

sach

New Member
I don`t have Petronix ignition system. i still like points, simple to maintain and simple to repair on the side of the road... would just like to know what the point setting or in mechanics terms (which is what i am) dwell setting is... thanx again
 

sach

New Member
is that 15 thou. gap on the points? which should be approx. 52 degrees on the dwell?
 
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