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Old 04-10-2004, 05:44 AM
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M103 : Can timing be advanced?

When reassembling the camshaft, can the timing get screwed up if installed incorrectly? TIA

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Old 04-10-2004, 09:05 AM
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Geez... i installed the stock camshaft back into my car today and car seems to have lost some power. Any tips or remedy? TIA!

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Did you time it properly? Having the timing wrong is about all you can do wrong with a cam as far as performance goes.
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Old 04-10-2004, 09:57 AM
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Use and offset woodruff key on the cam shaft?


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