How to Adjust a 1985 Ford Ignition Timing?

Answer Ford used a TFI (thick film ignition) type power control module (PCM) in their 1985 year-model vehicles. The PCM receives information about engine conditions from the crankshaft position sensor and... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Ignition Timing in a Ford Mustang 5.0?

The timing on a Ford Mustang 5.0 is computer controlled. The timing starts with the hall-effect sensor in the distributor, where the signal is picked up relative to the position of top dead center ... Read More »

How to Adjust Ignition Timing on a TR6?

Properly set ignition timing on a Triumph TR6 is crucial to the correct running of the engine. If the timing is off, the engine will not run its best and performance will suffer as a consequence. A... Read More »

How to Adjust Ignition Timing?

Unless there is a specific reason to alter the ignition timing on a new car, it should be left alone. Modern cars are timed to fire the spark plugs by the computer program, and altering the timing ... Read More »

How to Check and Adjust Your Car's Ignition Timing?

If your car's ignition timing is off, your car can back fire. Correcting your ignition timing can preserve the life of your engine and save your sparkplugs. So let's get started. Just follow the st... Read More »