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Old 04-09-2008, 10:19 AM   #1
 
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260 cam install not running !!! help

hi paul hemihaggis here in scotland ...okay i just installed comp 260 cam-beehive springs - and edge tq converter ....when i fired her up she pops and bangs shoots flames out exhaust and cats start to glow !!! help timing seems spot on i hope its just a push rod not sitting right ...any thoughts .....cheers...paul

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Old 04-09-2008, 10:28 AM   #2
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are you sure your timing marks lined up?or the right marks? had that happen to me once to many marks on cam geer that were not the right ones.
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Old 04-09-2008, 11:30 PM   #3
 
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Recheck all pushrods. Then recheck cam timing.
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Old 04-10-2008, 12:04 AM   #4
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Yeah, I'm thinking the cam timing is off.
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Old 04-10-2008, 01:31 AM   #5
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your timing marks should be lined up like so...

cam sprocket, arrow at 12 o'clock
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Crankshaft lined up with the chrysler logo, 2 o'clock




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Old 04-10-2008, 06:54 AM   #6
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Something else I just thought of, make sure you don't have the intake and exhaust rods mixed together. They're different lengths.
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Old 04-10-2008, 09:25 AM   #7
 
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okay guys thanks for all your help ....yep the problem was human one ....me i am an idiot ...you dont get a lot of u.s push rod v8s over here ,...all the ones i have seen the cam and crank timing marks lined up at 12o`clock......the hemi is 12 for cam and 2o`clock for crank..... thank you all ........
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paul, good to hear you found the problem, tell us how you like that 260, its what i have and i love it, just need to get it tuned a bit better with my psc. you are lucky as you can order the sct tuner to help you out.
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