How to Set the Ignition Timing on a 1989 Chevrolet Pick Up?

Answer As the engine in your 1989 Chevy pick-up wears, minor changes in the ignition timing can occur. Timing chain and distributor gear wear both contribute to these changes, requiring the ignition timin... Read More »

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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 the Timing on a 1989 Corvette?

Setting the ignition timing in the 1989 Corvette is similar to other GM V-8 engines. The Tuned Port Injection system and on-board computer controls will change the timing advance during engine oper... Read More »

How to Set the Timing on a 1989 Honda Accord?

The 1989 Honda Accord distributor is driven by the end camshaft on the back side of the cylinder head. Over time the timing belt that connects the crankshaft and the camshaft will stretch and cause... Read More »