Instructions for a Timing Light?

Answer Most internal combustion engines that are fired by spark plugs require that the engine timing be set properly so that the engine can operate efficiently and return good fuel economy and performance... Read More »

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Advance Timing Light Instructions?

Proper ignition timing on your vehicle is important for good engine operation. A slight deviation of 3 or more degrees will affect engine fuel economy, power and performance. Ignition timing is par... Read More »

Instructions for an Equus Inductive Xenon Timing Light?

A timing light uses a strobe flash to determine the ignition timing of a car, which is the frequency of spark plugs firing. The timing light illuminates marks that the car manufacturer has placed o... Read More »

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 »

Jeep Timing Instructions?

Jeep vehicles with carburetors use traditional distributor-based ignition systems. An ignition coil builds up a charge of energy and releases it to the distributor. The distributor sends the electr... Read More »