: 1968 Deville tiiming issues



mpaape
06-17-13, 09:38 AM
i have a 68 cad deville that i am trying to put together for a friend and am having timing issues cannot seem to get it started dont know if chain is off or just distributer is not right can you help with that

Submariner409
06-17-13, 12:06 PM
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Moved to past Deville.

Cady70
06-17-13, 01:48 PM
What have you looked at so far? You might want to replace the points and condensor if you haven't already.

SafariOne
06-17-13, 06:41 PM
Some of the front pulleys/dampers have more than one mark on them. Make sure you use the right one for timing. Pulley mark on the timeing center and then #1 postion on the distributor cap as well and she should fire. Set timing after you get her running.