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1962-63 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
6 cyl. Std. Tran
.034
.025
37-42
153624
Pulley
.016H
.016H
6 cyl. Auto Tran
.034
.025
37-42
153624
10° Pulley
.016H
.016H
V8 Std. Tran
.034
.017
26-31
15426378 1
3/4 Turn 2
V8 Auto Tran
.034
.017
26-31
15426378 1
12°
3/4 Turn 2
1963
6 cyl. Std. Tran
.034
.025
37-42
153624
Pulley
.066 -.216 3
6 cyl. Auto Tran
.034 .025
37-42
153624 12° Pulley
.066 -.216 3
V8 Std. Tran
.034 .017
26-31
15426378 1
3/4 Turn 2
V8 Auto Tran
.034
.017
26-31
15426378 1
10°
3/4 Turn 2
1 - Cylinder numbering front to rear: 
Left 1234  Right 5678

2 - Tighten rocker arm adjusting screw to remove all
push rod end clearance. Then tighten screw the 
number of turns listed
3 - Clearance is obtained at valve stem tip with hydraulic lifters
collapsed. If clearance is less than the minimum install an 
undersized push rod If greater than maximum install an 
oversized push rod.