Ford 1969 galaxie xl

Asked by Aug 28, 2017 at 12:42 PM about the 1969 Ford Galaxie

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

What is the engine timing on a 1969 ford galaxie xl
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145,555

That all depends on the fuel yor using, what engine mods have been done, etc. Stock was 6 degrees advanced ignition timing with the vacuum hose disconnected and plugged at idle. HTH

38,585

and or carb..bring it up to 3 thousand rpm hold it there and advance till it just misses a little then retard it 2 degrees..

145,555

No fair, that's power tuning, and with today's fuel it's ping city.

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