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CORVAIR

1960-64 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
1960-61
All
.035
1
31-34
145236  6
2     Pulley
1 Turn 3
1962-63
Turbo-Air Std. Tran
.035
1
31-34
145236  6
1 Turn 3
Turbo-Air Auto Tran
.035
1
31-34
145236  6
13°
1 Turn  3
Monza Powerglide
.030
1
31-34
145236  6
13°
1 Turn  3
SuperTurbo-Air
.030
1
31-34
145236  6
13°
1 Turn  3
Turbocharged
.030
1
31-34
145236  6
24°
1 Turn  3
1964
95 hp  Std. Tran
.035
1
31-34
145236  6
1 Turn  3
95 hp  Auto Tran
.035
1
31-34
145236  6
14°
1 Turn 3
110  hp
.030
1
31-34
145236  6
14°
1 Turn 3
150 hp
.030
1
31-34
145236  6
14°
1 Turn 3
1 - New points .019"  used points .016"
2 - For Dist. #'s ( 1110258, 260) 13°
For Dist. #'s ( 1110256- 7)  16°    All others 14° 

3- Tighten adjusting screw until all lash is removed.
Then tight screw the number turns listed to center the lifter plunger.

6-Cylinder numbering front to rear: 
Left 246 Right 135