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Old 07-08-2003, 08:13 PM   #11
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Default Re: WRX headgasket an optiong?

Originally posted by yebokmj
A fellow member was saying that my timing will be thrown off by changing the headgasket size, any input on this
I did a quicky calculation once and determined that the impact on timing is fairly negligible (~3deg on a 2mm thick gasket IIRC), but it will happen.

Should you be concerned about it?? Can't answer that for you, but I would imagine that +/- 3 deg is well within the realm of an engine/ECU's tolerances. **shrug**
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