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Old 03-07-2017, 08:13 PM   #11
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If you're at the top of 3rd and throw it in second the fuel cutoff isn't gonna save you. It will go to where 2nd gear rpm corresponds for that speed.
This is so true. But that engine won't willingly rev to 8K because of the limiter.
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Old 03-08-2017, 02:24 AM   #12
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Update: don't hear any sounds, car's still as fast, everything good then?
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Old 03-08-2017, 06:54 AM   #13
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If the car seems to drive just fine like before then I'm guessing its fine.
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Old 03-08-2017, 07:23 AM   #14
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That is the beauty of overhead cam engines.
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Old 03-08-2017, 07:24 AM   #15
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That is the beauty of overhead cam engines.
Can you explain that? I'm quite retarded when it comes to car internals.
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Do a compression test/leak down test
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Do a compression test/leak down test
Do the car services do that? Can I just request it?
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Can you explain that? I'm quite retarded when it comes to car internals.
The valves are in direct contact with the cams instead of push rods like in a Chevy V8, less moving parts, less to go wrong would be the simple answer.
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Do the car services do that? Can I just request it?
Go to your favorite mechanic or shop, they will do it for you.
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Go to your favorite mechanic or shop, they will do it for you.
How much does it cost?
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