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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-11-2015, 09:08 PM Thread Starter
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Distributer. 302 68 mustang

Car backfired when on the gas I let up then ran fine. Finally just died And couldn't get it running again. Now the distributer doesn't turn what is my next move.
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Re: Distributer. 302 68 mustang

Remove the distributor and replace the stripped gear.
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Re: Distributer. 302 68 mustang

Hi it could also be the timing chain.. pull a valve cover and see if the valves move if they don't then most likely chain is broken.
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sometimes the cam lobe the points run on can get gummed up and cause the points to jump around causing a miss.
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