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Old 02-16-2007, 05:07 AM
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I have the 290 HP crate engine in my pickup, and the strong part of the torque curve doesn't seem to kick in until you get above about 3000 rpm. For use in a (heavy) pickup, I probably should have stayed with the basic 240 HP Goodwrench engine, which has a less aggressive cam.

I'm running an Edelbrock intake and carb, but didn't switch from stock exhaust manifolds to headers yet. A switch to the right headers might help the low end torque a little.

Bruce
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