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Stage 2 Cams Need Other Mods

Discussion in 'Engine Building' started by slammedb18acivic, Jan 21, 2003.

  1. slammedb18acivic

    slammedb18acivic Senior Member

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    ive heard off and on stories about yes i do need springs and retainers and vice versa. i have a stage 2 crower cam 62403. can i put them in my head w/ port and polish job w/ out springs and retainers. if i was to rev it to high and break a valve will i ruin my cams ? ?
     
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    E_SolSi Member of the 20 nut club Moderator VIP

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    yes you should get springs ... you need something kinda matched to the cam though ... too weak and you will still get valve float at high RPM's ... too hard and you will wear the cams... retainers are a good idea as well
     
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    slammedb18acivic Senior Member

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    thanks ill look more into getting that done
     
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