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Old 09-19-2009, 11:55 AM   #1
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Cams for jrsc

I know I have seen this posted before, but I can't seem to find it. I am looking to get some stage 2 cams to compliment the jrsc. Should I just get standard ones or ones that are made for boost? I heard regular ones have both valves open at some point which doesn't do well with boost.


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Adjustable cam gears are what you need to change overlap. Cams change the lift and duration. Personally, I plan to change my exhaust cam for more lift with similar duration as stock, but mine is an SVT which already has pretty aggressive cams.
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Not sure what other mods you have but changing cams , adj cam gears , tune , dyno time to adj cams really wouldnt be worth what if anything they would add in HP/TQ

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Old 09-19-2009, 12:16 PM   #4
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Well they won't be installed till I have the $$ for a tune and dyno time.
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any cam w/ no valve overlap and high lift will help. but u can prolly stay w/ stock.
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How can I tell if they have overlap?
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All NA cars have overlap. You get adjustable cam gears and bring it to a dyno tuner to adjust the cams for you to dial it out.
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Ah right. Ok thanks guys.
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l would honestly leave it stock I dont think the lemon is worth the squeeze on this one
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I would say a JRSC benefits from a dyno tune just the way it is, adjustable gears are only going to help.
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