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Spark Plug #1 on 65 220s

Trying to adjust the timing on my 220. Manual is vauge, at best, on this.

Anyone know which plug is #1, starting from front to back?

any advice on adjusting timing on this model.

Thanks in advance.

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#1 is in front, and the numbers run front to back.

I would try 5-9 BTDC at 800 RPM for starters.

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