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Old 03-13-2014, 04:16 PM   #1
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is timing retarder worth it

Anybody familiar with timing retarder ..an if it makes a diff to 07 gsxr750
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Whats mods do you have to benefit from it ?
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Do you mean timing eliminator/TRE?
If so than yes, it's a worthwhile mod on the GSXR.
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Old 03-13-2014, 04:18 PM   #4
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Stock..just got it..
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Old 03-13-2014, 04:44 PM   #5
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We don't use the R word anymore. It's just not PC anymore. So maybe lets say timing limited or timing challenged.
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Why do you want to adjust your timing?
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Read above. He is talking TRE
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Loosen your cam chain tensioner. Your timing will change automatically....
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Loosen your cam chain tensioner. Your timing will change automatically....
No. That's for variable valve timing
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