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Old February 19th, 2019, 14:00   #1
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Default BHW Torsion Value

I've read that the ideal value should be either 0 or +.5. What do most people think will optimize the mileage? Will a -.5 make a big difference in the mpg's?
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Old February 19th, 2019, 19:51   #2
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what ever is stamped on your timing belt cover
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Old February 19th, 2019, 20:27   #3
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Going negtive can help MPG but typically starts getting a little sluggish compared to going positive. Pick your poison. Neither situation is dramatic if you are running a stock cam
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For just a 0.5 difference, I would suggest to leave it alone.
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