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Old 11-13-2005, 11:32 AM   #1
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newb fi quesiton

ive been researching alot w/ fi and have made all my decisions except for 1

i am currently running frII cams and i know its probably been asked before but i plan on 15+psi should i revert to stock cams? and how will f/i affect my 45k mile valvetrain? im not worried about nething else because its being replaced any how
heh, w/ 5 stars youd think id know these things by now


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Old 11-13-2005, 04:59 PM   #2
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with stg2's i wouldnt have stock valvetrain anyways. id go with mcnews turbo cams or stocks, pistons, rods, main, caps, fr head
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Old 11-13-2005, 06:49 PM   #3
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fr IIs i believe are the only ones that are fine w/ stock retainers and everything else..and i planned on redoin the block any how, any other sugestions?
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Look into a custom set of cams ground just for boost. They be a bit more, but if you are building it anyway, why not??
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Old 11-14-2005, 10:47 AM   #5
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the turbo grinds i got from ray at mcnews are custom ground for him and are only $350
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id say sell the fr2's and go turbo grind, along with a completely built motor, that way you wont regret it later.
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Old 11-14-2005, 01:11 PM   #7
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trust me i was gonna rebuild the bottom end...i already had that all squared away, i was just worried about the head...im guessing turbo grind cams, p&p and some new retainers for insurance would be good
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$500 fro turbo cams and adj. gears from mcnews thats what I did.
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