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timing 4.3

timing 4.3

Postby bugrocks [OP] » May 27 2013, 6:29pm

new here with a ? on a 4.3 v6 2003 silverado with the # 1 spark plug out and on the compression stroke at TDC will my rotor be pointing at the # 1 plug and if so will I have to hook up to computer to time anyway to get my check engine light off to pass smog appreciate any & all onfo.
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Re: timing 4.3

Postby ASTE25 » May 27 2013, 9:44pm

Yes, have it pointed to where the #1 wire terminal is in the cap. After that you will have to have a diagnostic scanner to be able to set it where the camshaft position sensor is in the correct location. That is the only way you can "time" this engine. There is no other way to do this than with a diagnostic scanner (not a code reader).
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Re: timing 4.3

Postby bugrocks [OP] » May 27 2013, 10:38pm

thank you very much
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