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Interference fit? Measurements.

In message <Pine.SOL.3.96.980324185430.19257C-100000@iris.nyit.edu> Sachelle Babbar writes:

> So my kh 2,144 turbo is an interference or non? I sent a letter to the
> list stating that possibly my cam timing may be off by approx 1/6 of a
> turn. If it was interference, would the valves hit at this much? TIA!

Theoretically, no.
In practice, sometimes.

Sorry - that's as good as the information gets.  1/6 of a turn on the crank is 
probably not a problem.  On the cam (only one turn per two of the crank) I'm 
not so sure.

 Phil Payne
 UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club