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Author Topic:   rocker settings
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 5
posted January 06, 2005 12:24 PM  
our rules say you cant have an audible camshaft. I am running on the border,someone told me to run no lash, or even .010 clearance. Does this sound right??? to calm it down. (hydraulic lifters) Also what does most people
run for ignition timing??
stock 350 chevy

[This message has been edited by dakotawrench (edited January 06, 2005).]

Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 70
posted January 06, 2005 03:29 PM  
i could very well be wrong but i don't think adjusting the lash will help you with hydraulic lifters. someone else can comment on that though. i usually run around 35 degrees of total timing.

Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 5390
posted January 06, 2005 04:36 PM  
turn the idle up til you can't hear it.

Dirt Freak

Total posts: 226
posted January 08, 2005 03:54 AM  
Huh, mabye I should make a varable, valve timing unit for chevys LOL


Donnie Ross
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 264
posted January 08, 2005 06:19 AM  
might try rhoads lifters the bleed off at idle might just be enough to get you by.

Dirt Newbie

Total posts: 4
posted January 08, 2005 04:00 PM  
we ran our hydaulic cam's lifters @ zero lash because our's were pumping up and holding the valves open, but it makes it hard to start if it sits long enough to bleed down on some.

Dirt Roller

Total posts: 5
posted January 09, 2005 05:34 PM  

what are you talking about........hydro lift is zero lash then most people use a 1/4 turn some go as much as 1/2 turn dont under know any other way to run hydro ... anti or not...

Dirt Roller

Total posts: 5
posted January 09, 2005 05:35 PM  
timing 35

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