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Key Way Groove Alignment


Re: Key way groove allignment

Don't count on it.
Install the flywheel on the crankshaft, insert a probe into #1 spark plug hole, carefully rotate the crank until the piston is at top dead center, and mark the flywheel.

slip knot

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Back when I used to hotrod SBC engines , a degree wheel was a very important tool in timing the engine. it was amazing how far off some of the timing chain gears were.


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If you are asking if the key way on the output side should line up, the answer is usually, if there is no clutch or gear reduction.