I install gear sets as the service manual says. 6 o clock 12 o clock whatever.
Degreeing a cam is a great Idea, but not too profitable or logical for a flat rate guy whos just repairing a daily driver for a customer.Granted cam timing was fudged on 70s cars as the thinking was retarded timing would help meet EPA standards, Thank god those days are behind us. If no one was checking by degreeing them, who would have been the wiser?
No one wrong here, just putting a line in the sand. No one needs to get there back up or puff the chest out, so lets just cool out ,have fun , and help someone out. Isnt that why we are here anyway?
Fact is stranger than Fiction