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type r cams in b16?

Discussion in 'HYBRID -> EG-EK / DC' started by rhdeg, Dec 4, 2006.

  1. rhdeg

    rhdeg New Member

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    hey i have b16 in my eg and i just got type r cams, will just putting those in help me? do i have to do anything else, springs retainers? and what will i be able to rev to? and what ecu would be best? PS , im runnin a 50 shot wet on it
     
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    yes.. they'll help quite a bit.. did you get CTR or ITR cams?? and for them to be effective you'll the the springs and retainers... not sure on how high you can rev
     
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    werd definitely replace springs and retainers first. either OEM ITR or aftermarket.
     
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    it's not a nessecity to change out the springs and retainers with Type R cams assuming you are staying with the stock B16 redline of 8200. Any higher, then at least Type R springs and retainers will be needed. I suggest going with the valvetrain upgrade so you can rev out the Type R cams where they like to be revved to :)
     
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