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Does the engine need to be at tdc on number one cylinder to align it so it will come out?

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  • Welcome to Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair! Can you twist the distributor with the bolt out? – Pᴀᴜʟsᴛᴇʀ2 Nov 24 '18 at 16:11
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No, it does not need to be at the no 1 position, but that is an easy way to make sure it goes back correctly.

The distributor can be corroded so it won’t move - some freeing juice and working it back and forth may be successful.

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