How to Adjust Timing?

Answer When you refer to your car's timing, you are talking about the ignition and the process of when the spark plugs will consecutively fire to create a spark in the car's combustion chamber. Your timin... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Engine Timing With a Timing Light?

Car engines are kept in sync through the use of a timing belt. If the belt is replaced, the belt must be timed. This ensures that all of the engine parts are turning at the proper time and in the p... Read More »

How to Adjust the Timing on a Car?

According to the old adage, "Timing is everything." The timing on your car is critical to engine performance and is controlled by the position of the piston with respect to the spark plug, which co... Read More »

How to Adjust the Timing on a 4.3L?

Ever since General Motors added the 4.3L to its 90-degree V6 family of engines in 1985, several models, including full-size sedans, pickups and vans were fitted with the new machine configuration. ... Read More »

How to Adjust the Timing in a Dodge Ram?

The Dodge Ram has been around for generations and many models require occasional adjustment of the timing. Dodge Ram trucks with a powertrain control module or PCM do not require adjustment. Changi... Read More »