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    Timing 429

    I live in Colorado, where I am is about 5300 ft. above sea level. Anyway, the 429 seems happiest at about 10-11 degrees BTDC. Specs say 5 degrees. Will this setting cause problems(burned valves etc.) ?

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    Re: Timing 429

    If it doesn't knock it's not going to cause any problems as far as I know.

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    Re: Timing 429

    Thanks. I'll go with it this way then.

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