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1958-64Tune-up Specifications

 
Year Engine Car Model Spark Plug Gap Point Gap Dwell Angle Firing Order Ignition Timing (BTDC or Mark) Valve Lash
Intake Exhaust
1958 6
L-Head
.035 .016 28-35 153624 .016H .018C
6
O-Head
.035 .016 28-33 153624 .012H .016H
V8-250 .035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
.012H .014H
V8-327 .035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
Zero Zero
1959 6
Flathead
.035 .016 28-35 153624 .016C .018C
6 OHV .035 .016 28-35 153624 .012H .016H
V8-250 .035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
TDC .012H .014H
V8-327 .035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
Zero Zero
1960 American
5
.035 .020 37-41 153624 .016C .018C
American Custom
6
.035 .016 28-35 153624 .012H .016H
American Custom
7
.035 .016 28-35 153624 10° .012H .016H
6 Rambler .035 .016 28-35 153624 .012H .016H
V8-250 .035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
TDC .012H .014H
V8-327
250 hp
.035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
TDC Zero Zero
V8-327
270 hp
.035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
Zero Zero
1961 American
5
.035 .020 37-41 153624 .016C .018C
American Custom
6
.035 .016 28-35 153624 .012H .016H
American Custom
7
.035 .016 28-35 153624 10° .012H .016H
6 Rambler .035 .016 28-35 153624 .012H .016H
V8-250
Std. tran
.035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
TDC .012H .014H
V8-250
Auto tran
.035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
.012H .014H
V8-327 .035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
Zero Zero
1962 American 6
L-Head
.035 .020 36-42 153624 .016C .018C
American OHV-6
5
.035 .016 28-35 153624 .012H
8
.012H
8
American OHV-6
6
.035 .016 28-35 153624 10° Zero
9
Zero
9
6 Rambler .035 .016 28-35 153624 .012H .016H
V8-327
Std. tran
.035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
Zero Zero
V8-327
Auto tran
.035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
Zero Zero
1963 American 6
L-Head
.035 .020 31-34 153624 .016C .018C
American OHV-6
5
.035 .016 31-34 153624 .012H
12
.016H
12
American OHV-6
6
.035 .016 31-34 153624 10° .012H
12
.016H
12
6 Rambler .035 .016 31-34 153624
11
.012H
12
.016H
12
6-232 .035 .016 31-34 153624 Zero Zero
V8
Std. tran
.035 .020 28-32 18436572
1
TDC Zero Zero
V8
Auto tran
.035 .020 28-32 18436572
1
Zero Zero
1964 American 6
L-Head
.035 .020 31-34 153624 .016C .018C
American OHV-6
5
.035 .016 31-34 153624 .012H
12
.016H
12
American OHV-6
6
.035 .016 31-34 153624 10° .012H
12
.016H
12
6 Rambler .035 .016 31-34 153624 .012H .016H
6 -232 .035 .016 31-34 153624 Zero Zero
V8
Std. tran
.035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
TDC Zero Zero
V8
Auto tran
.035 .016 28-32 18436572
1
Zero Zero
 

1 - Cylinders numbering front to rear: Right bank left bank 1357

5- Std. Trans

6- Auto Trans

7- Power steering +2°

8- Cast iron block

9- Aluminum block

11- Early 5° , late 8°

12- With Aluminum block hydraulic lifters are used and clearance is zero