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Old 03-30-2009, 10:27 AM
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What are the effects of valve float? No mid or top end power?
 
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Old 03-31-2009, 08:15 AM
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Installed stage 2 cam the other day and now i have worse power than before. Power cutsoff at around 3500. No pull. Could this be valve float? Ignition timing? Not enough fuel?
 
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Old 03-31-2009, 06:01 PM
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valve float is when you are revving so high your valve springs are to weak to close the valve in time and your valve smacks your piston bending it
 
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Old 03-31-2009, 06:08 PM
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is your timing set correctly? have you put a timing light on a car?
 
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Old 04-01-2009, 07:43 AM
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Should have ur car tuned after a stage 2 cam
 
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Old 04-01-2009, 10:30 AM
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I agree with the tune but i shouldnt feel a LOSS in power. And i know what valve float is too i just was wondering if i was "feeling" it. My power drops off. And i set my timing when i rebuilt my engine
 
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