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GrandeStang73

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I just finished rebuilding a 71' 351C 4V, I'm re-using the originial distributor froma 73' 351C 2V. It should fit right in but just wont become a snug fit, any suggestions??
 
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try bumping the starter over a bit while you push down on the dist, and it should drop right in place. the oil pump driveshaft isnt lining up properly.
 
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