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ASTRE * VEGA

1971-75 Tune-up Specifications

 
Year
Engine or 
Car Model
Spark Plug
Type (AC) 
- Gap
Point
Gap
Dwell
Angle
Firing
Order
Ignition Timing 
(BTDC or Mark)1
Hot Idle
Std.
Tran
Auto
Tran 2
1971
80 HP
R42TS -.035
3
31-34
1342
6°
850 4
650D 4
90 HP
R42TS -.035
3
31-34
1342
5
1200 4
700D 4
1972
80 HP
R42TS -.035
3
31-34
1342
6°  6
850 7
700D 4
90 HP
R42TS -.035
3
31-34
1342
8°
1200 4
700D 4
1973
72 HP
R42TS -.035
3
31-34
1342
8°
1000
750D
85 HP
R42TS -.035
3
31-34
1342
10° 8
1200
750D 9
1974
ALL
R42TS -.035
3
31-34
1342
10
700
750D
1975
78 HP
R43TS -.060
-
-
-
11
700
550D
87 HP
R43TS -.060
-
-
-
10
700
600D

1 - BTDC - Before top dead center

2 - D- Drive N- neutral

3 - New .019, used .016

4 - Solenoid disconnected

5 - With synchromesh tran 6°,
Auto tran 10°

6 - CA 4° with manual tran

7- CA 1200 rpm

8- Auto tran 12°
9-  800 rpm with A/C

10- With synchromesh
tran 10° BTDC,
Auto tran 12° BTDC

11- With synchromesh
tran 8° BTDC,
Auto tran 10° BTDC