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This is a discussion on cam question within the Internal Engine forums, part of the LSx Technical Help Section category; if you do a mild cam such as a 224, are you gonna have to get new push rods and ...

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    cam question

    if you do a mild cam such as a 224, are you gonna have to get new push rods and valve springs? i know basically nothing about working with this, so help me out. what all does switchin to a mild cam like this entail?

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    you will still need all things like pushrods, valvesprings, and retainers.

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    yes, you will need them

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    get new lifters also.

    this set up is going to run close to 800-900 in parts alone

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    you need a whole cam kit.
    while youre at it, get a better oil pump and a ls2 timing chain.
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    a few bolt ons, 379 rwhp
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    what will the Ls2 timing chain do?

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