1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 220Get this manual

1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 220

DELCO- REMY 8-CYLINDER DISTRIBUTOR INSPECTION 1Remove distributor cap, clean cap and inspect for cracks, carbon tracks and
time contact point et replaced 2It is not necessary to lubricate breaker cam wh en using cam lubricatorDO NOt ATTE:VIPT TO
LUBRICATE THE WICKRepl.ace if ces ar 3When installing new wick, adjust it position so that end of wick just touches lobe
of breaker cam ADJUSTING IGNITION POINTS ee "Setting and Alignment of PointfoUowin in this cction REMOVAL 1Disconn ect distributor
primary wire from coil 3Remove distributor clamp screw and hold down clamp, then remove di tributor4If necc sary to rewove
secondary leads from distributor cap, mark position on cap lower for lead to cylinderThis will aid in reinstallati of leads
in cap 2Remo distributor cap {place screwdri er in screw slot of latch, ress down nd tu+turn In either direction) NOT E: