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timing is really set by flywheel key and the coil gap. Flywheel key only goes in one way, so that is a given. Coil gap you can set using a business card. loosen coil and roll flywheel until magnets are lined up with the coil. place business card between coil and flywheel magnets. Let the coil go to flywheel magnets. tighten the coil down, and gap is set. remove carb and re-install covers, ect.