Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - very lazy 400
Thread: very lazy 400
View Single Post
  #57 (permalink)  
Old 02-25-2013, 05:32 PM
F-BIRD'88's Avatar
F-BIRD'88 F-BIRD'88 is online now
Yada Yada Yada
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 9,444
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 2
Thanked 320 Times in 317 Posts
A engine is not a clock. (with a cam like this in the motor and a auto trans),,,it ends up so close to dead on accurate that running any kind of a mechanical timing curve is pretty much a waste of time.

Works really well when combined with vacuum advance controlled by ported vacuum. (about 8 to 12deg at cruise and a limit of about 15deg max)
Give an engine what it wants and it does something really surprising. It runs real well.

This engine will run the best with the locked out timing. You may not like. But the engine will.
Reply With Quote