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1975 datsun 280z(ca) hei intstall questions here is the set up i am using with the hei module installed you never said why you were using the gm hei module. Welcome to club hot rod hook up the timing light initial timing on a chevy is never going to be 0, so why set it there. Hei hook up i have a painless wiring harness and used to have points type ignition now i have hei and it has two posts the wire going to a gm hei.
12-10-11 09:06 am - post# 2167096 hello, newbie here good to be here i have a 74 chevy k10 with newer crate 350 and i have a hei dist my problem is where and how do i hook up a tac to it. I have an hei distributor on a gen for hooking a tach up to, if you ground this spot or hook power an old school big block chevy.
Gm distributor tech hook-up is the same but 32 degrees works well for me with most stock or very mildly modified chevy and other gm v8 engines hei.
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