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Re: Distributor

In message <abf342d1.25182c1e@aol.com> River6822@aol.com writes:

> I noticed the start of the thread about removing a distributor, and it
> brought back a memory. When I was about 17 or so, I had sent the distibutor
> out of my 86 Honda Prelude to a company in California for "recurving". It had
> quite an effect on the car. It ran with more power in a different range.
> Can this be done with the 10 valve I5 ?

Not on the turbos.  Some cars like the 1986 Passat HS engine use vacuum
advance on the distributor and alternative profiles were once available.

 Phil Payne
 UK Audi quattro Owners Club
 Phone: 0385 302803   Fax: 0870 0883933