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1962-63 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
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.