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post #3 of (permalink) Old 07-01-2019, 11:50 AM
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Originally Posted by quattro574 View Post
The camshaft runs at half the speed of the crankshaft but that's still allot of rotations. I think I've seen 1000 miles as a typical break in cycle.
I've replaced 2. The first with OEM, which I stayed off the high cam for 1,000 miles. That one didn't last 7K. Replaced that one with hardened cam from Monkeywrench (along with oil temp/pressure gauge and 200 degree tstat) Same 1,000 break-in. So far, so good.

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