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amtemp Sep 15, 6:45am - #275546 

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DOHC

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

What is this thing and what does it do?
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spaztikid Sep 15, 6:52am - #275547 
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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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amtemp Sep 15, 6:56am - #275548 

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thats "motivation" grin rofl
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spaztikid Sep 15, 7:00am - #275549 
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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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amtemp Sep 15, 7:06am - #275550 

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