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CHEVY II

1962-64 Tune-up Specifications

  
Year
Engine or 
Car Model
Spark 
Plug Gap
Point
Gap
Dwell
Angle
Firing
Order
Ignition Timing 
(BTDC or Mark)
Valve Lash
Intake
Exhaust
1962-63
4-153
.035
2
31-34
1342
1 Turn 4
6-194
.035
2
31-34
153624
1 Turn 4
1964
4-153
.035
2
31-34
1342
1 Turn  4
6-194
.035
2
31-34
153624
1 Turn 4
6-230
.035
2
31-34
153624
1 Turn 4
V8- 283 195 hp 
.035
2
30
18436572  3
1 Turn 4
V8- 283 220 hp
.035
2
30
18436572  3
1 Turn 4
1 - For long travel lifters 2 turns 
 
2 - New points .019"  used points .016"
3- Cylinder numbering front to rear: Left 1357 Right 2468

4-Turn rocker arm adjustment screw down until all lash is removed.
Then turn screw down the additional turns specified.