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is there any break in period for cam

This is a discussion on is there any break in period for cam within the Internal Engine forums, part of the LSx Technical Help Section category; is there any break in period for a cam in our cars? i have a custom grind 230/236 581/590 112. ...

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    is there any break in period for cam

    is there any break in period for a cam in our cars? i have a custom grind 230/236 581/590 112. i also had patriot dual valve springs & kit put in along with hardened pushrods.

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    Its a roller cam, so no, but I have the same springs and I went easy on them for the first hundred miles just to make sure everything was good.

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    considering they flog the car when dyno tuning, no break in
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    well i have to drive it about 100 miles just to get it back home so that should work out great. and duh, the dyno i didnt even think about that.

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    Heat cycle the springs a couple times.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Badass99SS View Post
    Heat cycle the springs a couple times.
    Twice would be more than enough. I do the heat cycle on the springs as well.



    But you can beat on it right away if you want.

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