Results for: Camshaft

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What is a camshaft sensor?

CAMSHAFT SENSOR TELLS THE COMPUTER THE POSITION OF THE CAMSHAFT IN RELATION TO THE CRANKSHFT so the computer knows which cylinder to fire in order
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What is a camshaft?

A straight, gear-driven shaft that contains lobes used to operate the intake and exhaust valves of a reciprocating engine. The camshaft is geared to the crankshaft in such a w (MORE)
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Where is the camshaft at?

In the engine block (in valley area between banks), on pushrod OHV (Over Head Valve engines). In the cylinder head on SOHC(Single Over Head Cam) or DOHC (Dual Over Head Cam) e (MORE)
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Can you tune camshafts?

\nSort of: you could have the profiles of the lobes ground to change the lift, duration, and timing characteristics of the camshaft. It is unlikely that you would go to the t (MORE)
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Where is a camshaft in a car?

Older cars with a carburetor the camshaft is above the crankshaft roughly at the level of the bottom of the heads. Newer motors have the camshaft on top of the head right b (MORE)
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What is a camshaft senor?

dont need it booboo If you don't need it why would the manufacture spend thousands of dollars developing and installing it. Answer- The camshaft and crankshaft sensors take (MORE)
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What are the parts of a camshaft?

I don't know if this what you are asking, but, it is a shaft, made of cast iron. It will often have a gear somewhere on it, used to drive the distrutor, and again often, have (MORE)
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How does the camshaft work?

A camshaft opens/closes the intake/exhaust valves at predetermined points of the piston travel. The cam is driven by the crankshaft, the rotating cam lobes operates thru lifte (MORE)
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Why does a camshaft break?

Many reasons. Extreme valve spring pressure, sometimes if gear driven, the crankshaft will transmit vibration, thus breaking it, or maybe a connecting rod let go, and hit it. (MORE)
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What is an exhaust camshaft?

The function of a camshaft is to open, and close the valves, to allow a fuel/air mixture into the cyclinder, where is it is processed into power. An engine has intake, which a (MORE)