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Old 02-28-2012, 12:34 AM
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Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

I'm thinking of changing the stock cam gears on my F22a1 while i get my timing belt changed. But can i run on stock internals or do i have to change some stuff? Or are my stock gears better than AEM's cam gears?
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Old 02-28-2012, 01:15 PM
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

pretty pointless to do unless youre gonna get them adjusted in dyno
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

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pretty pointless to do unless youre gonna get them adjusted in dyno


For once, I actually agree with you.


Don't even waste your money on a cam gear. BTW your F22 is only a SOHC, you don't need to pluralize "gearS"
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

if you want it just for show buy it. it wont do anything for you but look nice
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

Yeah after i had posted it i decided not to go threw with it. Didn't make sense to pay $100+ for something was just going to look nice when you looked under my hood. I will spend the money else where.
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

It'll only benefit you if you have a high lift cam plus getting it on a dyno like others said. But some goes for the look which doesn't hurt. Your car, your choice.
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

Will a Mugen radiator cap wear down my motor since it has a different Psi? Or will it be OK?
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

IMO its just show piece
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

Just wondering since i don't want my hoses too burst because the radiator cap is stronger than the original psi.
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

never had any issues with stock radiator
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

so im guessing you have the mugen radiator cap on a stock radiator with stock hoses?
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

theres nothing wrong with your stock radiator cap
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Re: Can i have AEM Cam Gears with Stock Internals?

I know theirs nothing wrong with it just tired of seeing it the way it looks its all corroded and the sticker is all scratched off with most of it gone already.thats why i was looking into a mugen radiator cap, or even a radiator cap cover.
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