How to Adjust the Timing in a Geo Metro?

Answer Adjusting the timing on a Geo Metro takes specialized tools and a clear understanding of engine mechanics. Making adjustments to the Geo Metro ignition timing is required when installing many after... 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 »

Instructions for Timing a 1994 Geo Metro?

From 1985 until 2001, Geo Metro models had only three cylinders totaling 1.0 liters of displacement, and therefore needed all the power available. Timing is vital to engine output. Timing refers to... Read More »

How to Replace a Geo Metro Timing Belt?

The 1989 through 1997 Geo Metro uses a 1.0L engine in United States models and a 1.3L engine in Canadian cars. Both engines are interference engines, which means that should the belt break or stret... Read More »

How to Check and Replace a Timing Belt in a Geo Metro?

Geo Metro timing belts can stop working without warning. Checking and changing your timing belt at regular intervals prevents breakage, serious engine damage and keeps you from being stranded on th... Read More »