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Sep 14, 11:45pm - #275546 
DOHC

DOHC = Double over head cam
SOHC = single over head cam

What is this thing and what does it do?

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Sep 14, 11:52pm - #275547 
cams push the valves

valves let air in and out of the engine


more cams = more valves = more efficiency and power.

thats it in lamens terms... i could write an essay on cams if i had the time and modivation.

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Sep 14, 11:56pm - #275548 
thats "motivation" grin rofl

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Sep 15, 12:00am - #275549 
yeah... i saw that but i wasnt motivated enough to change it...


but you get the point on what cams do.

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Sep 15, 12:06am - #275550 
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