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Help me save minor gouged JUN3 Camshafts

Discussion in 'Engine Building' started by rpm8500, Jun 15, 2010.

  1. rpm8500

    rpm8500 New Member

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    Ok...well i have a bit of a dilemma...I have these JUN 3 Cams which are now nearly impossible to find and i do not want to waste them...the VTEC Lobe on cyl. 3, exhaust side, is a bit gouged and I want to try to sand with fine paper and oil and maybe save these great cams...any opinions or tips? Thanks Guys. :confused:
     
  2. Magana559

    Magana559 The Warden

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    how bad are we talking? take them to a machine shop and have them grind it.
     
  3. K2e2vin

    K2e2vin Senior Member

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    I had a pitted cam; like area in the middle of the lobe was missing and every machine shop said it was OK to run as long as there's no raised area. They said simply oil would fill the void. I ran that cam for about 200mi and no wear on the rocker pads at all.
     
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