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Old 11th January 2022
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I just eyeball it, I take all the slack out of the rod when the cam is opposite the lobe for each valve, the cam is round ex for the lobe so anywhere off the lobe is ok with me, but 180 is best. runs nice and quiet when I do it that way.
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Thanks for the input guys, just thought I'd ask. I picked up the tdc method from Tartro Machine on YouTube.
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