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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?
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?
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
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?
Old 04-01-2009, 07:43 AM
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Should have ur car tuned after a stage 2 cam
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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