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Old 12-14-2012, 12:02 AM   #25
markjenn
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Originally Posted by Zuber View Post
Yeah, do some extra work to get them all on the loose end of the range. It'll run better.
"Better" depends on what you're after. Wider valve clearances result in an engine with less valve lift and softer cam timing. This will tend to move the torque curve slightly lower in the rev range, but reduce high-end horsepower.

- Mark
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