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[QUOTE=911st;4922125]
If you pull the vac line to the dist that faces the dist timing should jump about 300rpm from your vacuum retard function going away.[/QUOTE]

Did you do this?

You did mention that part of your distributer was rusted/corroded... maybe it's the vaccuum advance portion. therefore, your timing is too far advanced at idle causing the higher idle speed???

Just a thought...
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Last edited by mooney265; 09-28-2009 at 05:34 PM..
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