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Old 06-17-2004, 07:42 AM
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Originally posted by 87442lover
Actually retarding the cam 4 degs does lower your torque by a few points, but the higher end HP gained is sometimes well worth it on cams with a duration in between the 240-265 range.
To the best of my knowledge, advancing the cam timing 4 degrees will lower when the torque curve begins by about 200 RPM. This will yield more bottom end.

Conversely, retarding the cam timing 4 degrees will raise when the torque curve begins by about 200 RPM. This will yield more top end.
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