In a message dated 6/4/03 10:19:22 PM Central Daylight Time, ... Matthew, Here s the info; please note that the Cadillac s cylinder numbering as well as firingJun 4, 2003 1 of 4View SourceIn a message dated 6/4/03 10:19:22 PM Central Daylight Time, matthewschram@... writes:
Here's the info; please note that the Cadillac's cylinder numbering as well as firing order are different from other GM products.
Diver's side cylinder numbering:
2-4-6-8 front to back
1-3-5-7 front to back
In a 1976 500 (HEI) the number one wire should be at about the 10:30 position on the distributor (looking from the front). Number one goes onto the first post clockwise from your battery/tach terminals. Batt/Tach terminals face at about 9:30.
Oops, almost forgot: Distributor turns clockwise.Jun 4, 2003 1 of 4View SourceOops, almost forgot:
Distributor turns clockwise.
For future reference, the firing order is stamped on the intake manifold. - Scott ... From: Matt Schram To:Jun 5, 2003 1 of 4View SourceFor future reference, the firing order is stamped on the intake manifold.
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From: "Matt Schram" <matthewschram@...>
Sent: Wednesday, June 04, 2003 10:17 PM
Subject: [Cadillac_Performance_Association] Someone help me please
> I need help bad.
> A friend of mine is using an old Caddy 500 engine out of a 1976
> Cadillac Eldorado.
> We need the spark plug firing order. I mean..the order that the
> wires go into the plugs. This engine was pulled from an old beat up
> Cadillac and has been sitting about a year...it's almost brought
> back to life. Just need a few details worked out.
> Thanks so much to anyone that replies. I can be reached at
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