just changed the distributor and did a tune up and changed the timing belt and water pump.need directions for setting the timing properly2002 Nissan xterra 3.3 vin: 5N1ED28T12C604884
Country: United StatesMake: Nissan/DatsunModel: XterraYear: 2002Engine: 3.3
Hello I'm Paul and I will help you with an Answer to your Question
I am attaching the procedure for removal and replacement of the timing belt.
this shows the timing alignments
click here to view the timing belt procedure
I am also attaching the procedure for the distributor
click here to view the distributor information
let me know if you need more help
When setting the distributor timing is there anything that you are supposed to disconnect....
Sorry that was not included above
you need to disconnect the throttle position sensor
details on setting ignition timing are below
click here to view the details scroll to ignition timing section
let me know if you need more help positive feedback is appreciated
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