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Re: Bumping cam on a NA 2.2?
On Fri, 22 Sep 1995 AUDIDUDI@delphi.com wrote:
> I know it well, having bought one ($350 back then) for my 4-cyl 4000 several
> years ago. Since the distributor is driven off the back of the cam, I don't
> think you'd want to use one of these on a 5-cyl. motor otherwise you'll vary
> the ignition timing along with the cam timing (at least on an NA car such as
> my '87 5k) and that can't be a good thing.
I was thinking that this centrifugal cam gear might be the hot
ticket, but, you're right, it would screw up the distributor timing. I
guess it's time to install a crank triggered ignition with separate coils
on each plug (ala 20V cars). Maybe I'll do this when I do the EFI
Graydon D. Stuckey
'86 Audi 5000 CS Turbo Quattro, GDS Racing Stage II
'83 Mazda RX7 w/13B, GDS Racing Stage 58474