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Been wiring car 350 chev motor and ckecking rotation of

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been wiring car 350 chev motor and ckecking rotation of cranking appears to run backwards
JA: Have you checked all the fuses? Do you have a wiring diagram?
Customer: yes
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 1935 chev sedan supreme with a 1986 350 chev engine in it
JA: What year is your Sedan?
Customer: coustom
JA: Are you fixing your Sedan yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I have a single wire alternator
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  rpmdiag replied 5 months ago.

Hi, I'm Ron and I will be helping you today.
Stand by for a moment while I prepare your answer.

Expert:  rpmdiag replied 5 months ago.

If it's an Olds or Pontiac motor, they're counter clockwise. The rest of GM is clockwise.

Thanks, Ron

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
It is a chev
and it is rotating counterclock or wants to
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I have most every thing else working
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
This enging has run in the past with messed up scrambled wiring I started new
Expert:  rpmdiag replied 5 months ago.

I thought you were referring to the rotation of the distributor when you were talking about electrical.

The engine rotation is correct that you have.

thanks again and please remember to rate me 5 stars and keep this link in case you need me again later on.

Ron

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
ok thanks
Expert:  rpmdiag replied 5 months ago.

You're welcome and thank you too in advance for my rating:)

Ron

Expert:  rpmdiag replied 5 months ago.

Hi, I'm just following up with you to see if you have any more questions.
Thanks, Ron