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    Timming on a 472

    What timming should I be looking for on a stock 472.

    Please try not to flame, I new to working on cars.

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    Re: Timming on a 472

    What year/model is the car?

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    Re: Timming on a 472

    its a 74 Hearse

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    Re: Timming on a 472

    You should start with what the emissions sticker over where the radiator is says.

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    Re: Timming on a 472

    I looked for the sticker earlyer today and did not find one (Another example of a very used car). I will look again in the morning.

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    Re: Timming on a 472

    Thanks for your help. If I would just read what is in front of me I would do a lot better. For thoses looking it would 10B. Thanks again.

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    Re: Timming on a 472

    Yes, my 1975 Chilton's book confirms your figure:

    472:
    1974........... 10B
    1973........... 8B
    1972........... 8B
    1971........... 8B
    1970........... 7.5B
    1969........... 5B
    1968........... 5B

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