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SVO: Knock sensor???


	What's the deal with unpluging the knock sensor.  I've heard of a 
lot of people doing this on the dyno and the strip.  Is it safe on 
the street?
	Correct me if I'm wrong, but when the sensor picks up knocking it cuts  
the timing back, right?  
 	I haven't had a chance to play with my fuel pressure yet (just put in 
a 155) but in third gear, the car feels like it hits a wall.  It will still 
pull to redline, but surges.  Is it leaning out and knocking?  Which is 
the plug for the sensor (it's an '86)?
	I'm running a k&n, TCIC, motorsport cam, 3" downpipe, 2.5" flows, and 
18  psi.  Any suggestions on a fuel pressure setting?  What's the best 
way to dial in fuel pressure on the street?

85&86 SVOs