Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Fort Sask , Alberta, Canada
DON'T use the "F" mark as TDC. The "T" comes after the "F" when you are rotating the crank. It may help you if you are doing this with the valve cover removed. At TDC the marks on the camshaft sprockets point forward, and line up with the surface of the cylinder head.
Check this website for a excellent tutorial with pictures: MarkNet - KLR650
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