Well I'm really not familier with Tomos mopeds at all.. but i know that with my peugeot, the timing is set when you put the flywheel on (my flywheel actually flew off one of the first times i attempted to start it). Its only a thing you have to do if you have the flywheel off for some reason. The little bump that knocks the points open is on the shaft of the flywheel. the flywheel is press fitted on (you can remove it with a pitman arm puller if you really really want to). But of course, with points you can mess with the point gap to change the timing a bit. Try experimenting with smaller and larger gauge gaps. you should be able to adjust the points without taking the flywheel off. first see where the points are with a feeler gauge, then mess with it little by little. making the gap bigger will make it spark earlier while making the gap smaller will make it spark later. Have fun, but do be careful because you CAN damage your engine if the timing is too far advanced.
|Daniel Tisone||01/24/01 09:28PM|
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