A Quality distributor cap will have the firing order stamped next to the spark plug wire input socket. The firing order of the Land Cruiser 6 cylinder is
Advance and Retard Timing
To advance timing, rotate the distributor counter or anti clockwise. To retard timing rotate the distributer clockwise. For timing mark locations, see the Timing Mark FAQ.
For tune-up and ignition parts see the following SOR links:
Distributor & Distributor Parts, Cap, Rotor Condensor & Points: See page 022
Plugs, Plug Wires, Igniter & Coil: See page 024
Save yourself a headache, confirm your parts. Be sure the parts you are ordering will fit the Land Cruiser you drive. Ensure your production date falls within the timeframe noted on the “Fits” line in description for the parts you order. If you are not sure, give us a call, we’re here to help.
Fits 1963-9/73 - between January 1, 1963 and August 31, 1973
Fits 1963-1974 - between January 1, 1963 and December 31, 1974