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Rebuilding motor new cam or not?

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Here the deal had a motor rebuilt, was supposed to have a new cam and crank. Well he decided the old cam with 350k miles was still good, less than .001 of wear. He is telling me the cam is billet steel and the cam is usually not replaced in these motors. Is that true? Thanks for any input.
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Oops! Camshaft [journals and lobes] are ground AFTER heat treatment. Do it the other way and you could end up with a nasty distortion.

Just being picky... but that's me! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/wink.gif[Ex universal grinder/toolmaker]

Cheers! Roger S.
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