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timing pull. what is a little and what is a lot

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Matt82, Jul 12, 2010.

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    ideally you want zero. but whats a litte and whats a lot. whats acceptable to see on the measuring blocks?
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    sub 6's
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    I was pulling 5s when the outside temp was cold so I dread to think what it was doing at the weekend!
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    ooooooooooooooooh im occassionally getting 2s and 3s (i did some extra reading lastnight and went out logging again and saved the final figures)

    maf flows early 150s, its a ko3 car.... it is even stevens with an aum stage 2 with front mount and and turbo back

    my intake temps dont go over 47*
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    What engine code?
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    arz.

    currently really impressed the gains so far
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    welly, when you did your tweaking, what level of pull were you left with?
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    I saw upto 10 when on max advance with revo. Set to 7 now and get around 6 or so with 99 RON and a fmic. Thats the bam.
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    See look, that's interesting. I've got REVO and turned up the timing advance to max level 9. Because I've got the large port head which flows better, I still wasn't getting ANY timing pull, even with it cranked up.

    So now running 2.25 degrees above the max of the map, and getting 2s and 3s which I am happy with.
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    i can live with occassional 2s and 3s. i got the willys when i saw a 5 pop up when i experimented on 2.25*

    with 2s and 3s ive got headroom for "less than ideal" conditions. may even consider colder plugs. or i may just leave it lol
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    That was what I thought, 2s and 3s I can live with. I did take it up to 3 degrees advanced and was seeing 6s then. Would of been OK, but rather not push it after blowing it up once already....
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    zakly. one **** day, one nasty tank of fuel after youve let the car sit for a week, another malfunction under th ebonnet and youve got spotty pistons

    i wimped out at 3

    more developments to come
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    and spotty pistons = bad....
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    I think you can get creme from the docs if you have a spotty piston :whistle2:
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