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what about the timing??? this truck has a computer and the stock 1 barrel had a throttle position sensor mounted to it. it also has a MAP sensor and the ignition module is mounted to
the distributor (no vacuum advance) should i change the ignition system to something else?? do i need to put a vacuum advance distributor??
woodbutcher wrote::beer: Hi Luckyman.I have an 84 F150 with the 300.On mine all the computer crap was a stand alone system.Unbolted tha gang plug from the computer,snipped off the wires from the gang plug and yanked it all out through the firewall grommet.To install the DS2 system it was ALL plug and play.All of the correct DS2 plugins were already in the TRUCK wiring harness.
All I had to do was drill a couple of mounting holes in the inner fender for the ign controll.That part is plastic,so I ran an extra ground to the firewall from one of the mounting bolts just for insurance.
Total time for the change over was about 1 hour.(I`m slow and fumble fingered).
do I just cut and splice the TFI plug on the harness or do I have to do something else??
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