How to Set the Ignition Timing on a 1980 302 Ford Mustang?

Answer Ford first used the 302 engine in the 1968 Mustang because of its power, light weight and small size. Due to the fuel shortage of the 1970s, Ford substantially reduced the horsepower of the 302 in ... 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 Set the Ignition Timing on a 1980 Corvette?

You can maximize the power and fuel efficiency of your 1980 Chevrolet Corvette by adjusting the ignition timing to the proper setting. The ignition timing determines when a spark will ignite in the... Read More »

How to Fix a Timing Belt on a 1980 Ford Courier?

The 1980 Ford Courier features a 2.3L, 4-cylinder engine. It is a freewheeling engine, so if the belt stretches beyond its capacity, engine damage is not likely to occur. Ford has not recommended a... Read More »

How to Remove the Ignition From a 1980 Ford F350?

Save in repair costs and stretch your F350 pickup maintenance budget by doing some of the work yourself. You can remove the ignition switch from a 1980 Ford F350 and, if necessary, replace it in a ... Read More »