Timing belt ?
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Fri Aug 18 18:49:34 EDT 2006
> I dont believe so. I believe it is gear driven off the crankshaft. It
> goes into the block, nto the head.
Actually, it runs off the cam. It goes into the head. On the I-5, anyway.
You could run the dizzy off the crankshaft, but then there'd be a wasted
spark at TDC on the exhaust stroke. And coil charging time would be
>>> I bit of theory here . .is the distributor driven off the camshaft
>>> also? If yes, how are you getting spark to any cylinder?
>> Yes it is, although with the 5kt cars, once they start, spark is timed
>> by a crank position sensor, for added precision.
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