<VV> Turbo/Pinging (lightly)

Ron ronh at owt.com
Wed Jul 5 20:18:57 EDT 2006

35,000 rpm is a bit high for the turbo to kick in.  Can you adjust things so 
it does it sooner?

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Scott Candish" <scandish at sbcglobal.net>
To: <virtualvairs at corvair.org>
Sent: Wednesday, July 05, 2006 4:21 PM
Subject: <VV> Turbo/Pinging

> Probably an elementary ? for you old timers.
>  Got the rebuilt YH in & the Corsa runs great.Fires up in a coupla cranks, 
> few more when hot. No complaints in normal aspiration.However, when the 
> turbo kicks in above 35K it pings like a S.O.B. Running 91 octane. New 
> plugs, new fuel filter.Retard the timing?? What am I missing? TIA.
>  Scott
>  '65 Corsa
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