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Posted: Sun Mar 15, 2009 6:28 pm 
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hello i have an AU 302 windor and was after the pro's and con's of timing gears enstead of a timing chain? thanks
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Posted: Sun Mar 15, 2009 10:40 pm 
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Imo fit a GOOD chain..
Too many harmonics transfere through gears..
The ultra mod is cam belt set up these days anyway..
Unless you want to be wan ker and get off on the whine...

 

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Posted: Sun Mar 15, 2009 11:18 pm 
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fairmont761 wrote:
hello i have an AU 302 windor and was after the pro's and con's of timing gears enstead of a timing chain? thanks


fit a good double row timing set,been hearing alot of stories lately of pins slotting and braking off on the end of the cam and couple of other bad things too
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Posted: Sun Mar 29, 2009 7:07 pm 
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What sort of noise/volume do those noisy gear drives produce? Sound good?

 

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