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How to setup the timing for a 1996 chevy blazer 4.3 v6 engine

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How to setup the timing for a 1996 chevy blazer 4.3 v6 engine
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  RIP replied 11 years ago.

Do you need information regarding base ignition timming inspection/adjustment, or the setting of the cams and crank for the timming chain?

Customer: replied 11 years ago.
Reply to RIP's Post: timing for crank shaft, distribor, and cam shaft for a chevy blazer 1996 4.3 v6 engine voch-tech
Expert:  RIP replied 11 years ago.

The timming marks and timming chain instructions are below. For the distributor, you simply set the rotor to point at the number one cylinder on the compresion stroke when dropping it in. Firing order and distributor rotation is also below.