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1962-64 Tune-up Specifications

 
Year Engine 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 .016H .016H
6
cyl. Auto tran
.034 .025 37-42 153624 10° .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 .066-.216
3
6
cyl. Auto tran
.034 .025 37-42 153624 12° .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
1964 6
cyl. Std. tran
.034 .025 37-42 153624 066-.216
3
6
cyl. Auto tran
.034 .025 37-42 153624 12° 066-.216
3
V8- 260
Std. tran
.034 .017 26-31 15426378
1
3/4 Turn
2
V8- 260
Auto tran
.034 .017 26-31 15426378
1
10° 3/4 Turn
2
V8- 289
Std. tran
.034 .017 26-31 15426378
1
3/4 Turn
2
V8- 289
Auto tran
.034 .017 26-31 15426378
1
10° 3/4 Turn
2
V8- 289
Hi perf
.034 .020 31-34 15426378
1
10° .020H .020H
 

1 -Cylinder numbering front to rear: Left 5678 Right 1234

2 - Tighten rocker arm adjusting screw to eliminate all push rod end clearance, then tighten the number of turns listed.

3- Clearance is obtained at the valve stem tip with hydraulic lifter collapsed. If clearance is less than the minimum install undersized push rod. If greater use an oversized push rod.