Re: Distributor help nededed
<maradcliff@UNLISTED.com> wrote in message
> I tore my distributor apart to change the pickup coil.
> On the base there is the gear, and an inch or so there is a ring
> gets a roll pin (looks like a donut with a ridge on it.)
> Putting it back together, I am not sure if that ridge does to the
> bottom of the distribitor housing, or the narrow end goes up. Does
> anyone have a dist. handy to look at? This is for a 1979 400
> Goes in a F150 pickup truck. (In other words, that round device is
> wider on one side than the other. Does the wide side, or the narrow
> side face toward the bottom of the main distributor housing?)
The narrow portion is closest to the drive gear, the flanged end is
closest to the housing....