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Old 03-18-2014, 10:54 PM   #1
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Default Swapping stock motors with already tuned megasquirt

Would switching from a stock 1.6 that is on it's way out effect anything. Or would the timing need to be adjusted again? Thanks
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Old 03-18-2014, 11:09 PM   #2
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Everything would really need to be adjusted, but most definitely timing.

Everything changes: injectors, compression, head condition, CAS, it all effects the tune.
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Always check your base timing.
How do you know the replacement engine wasn't run at 16* ?
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