e. Cleaning and Inspection. Wipe all parts with a
clean rag dampened in a solvent. Inspect contact points
for burning or pitting. Replace damaged parts, except
lightly pitted points may be filed to a smooth mating
Reverse the removal procedures in d. above.
g. Breaker Point Gap Adjustment.
(2) Turn the rotor (12) so the points are fully
(3) Insert a 0. 015 in. feeler gage (11)
between the points.
(4) Use a screwdriver in the adjusting slot
(10) to move the stationary point as needed to get
clearance producing just slight drag with gage between
points, and retighten screws (4) to hold adjustment.
Flywheel timing mark
Running spark advance mark 8
Top dead center mark
Figure 4-41. Flywheel timing marks.
Timing gear cover
Magneto drive gear
Magneto drive gear timing mark
Figure 4-43. Breaker point, removal and adjustment
Figure 4-42. Magneto gear timing marks.