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Old 04-21-2006, 02:42 PM
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Originally Posted by 302/Z28
Back in the day we used to "power time" an engine. Once it is up to operating temperature raise the rpm to about 3000 and hold it there. Advance the distributor until the engine starts to misfire, then retard just a hair.

I bet a dyno would show that this teqnique isn't far off from optimum if the advance is all in by 3K.
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