How do I Change the Ignition Timing in an F-150?

Answer The Ford F-150 distributor ignition operates like that of any vehicle, only some of the newer models have a computer, or power control module that controls the ignition system. Engine speed, readin... Read More »

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How to Change Ignition Timing?

A car's ignition timing determines when a spark will occur in an internal combustion engine. The ignition timing can be thrown off from simple daily driving and should periodically be checked. You ... Read More »

How to Set the Ignition Timing With No Timing Marks?

Ignition timing is when the distributor sends an electric spark into the engine to ignite the fuel. This fuel ignition is what powers the car. The sequence in which this happens is very finely bala... Read More »

Ignition Timing Vs. Valve Timing?

Ignition systems refer to multi-component systems used in vehicles to ignite the fuel-air or combustion mixture needed for the internal combustion engine to function. This ignition process is perfo... Read More »

How to Set Ignition Timing?

Adjusting ignition timing is one of the first things that any mechanic learns how to do, and it's one of the most important settings on any engine. If your ignition is "advanced," the spark plug fi... Read More »