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Old 04-03-2012, 07:44 PM
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I plan in the next few months hopefully to swap my cam out in my truck. I have gotten quotes from a few shops and of course its an expensive job. I would like very much to be a part of it because i would like to learn how to do it. If there's anyone in the Houston Area that has done this before maybe we can work out a deal where we do it together and ill pay you for the help and trouble. Thanks a bunch
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Have you considered buying a Haynes manual? They are like $20 on Amazon.com and will show you step by step with pictures how to swap a cam.
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Have you considered buying a Haynes manual? They are like $20 on Amazon.com and will show you step by step with pictures how to swap a cam.
Ill have to check it out thanks!
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they should be a couple of guys in Houston that have done them before..maybe I can have you guys connect with each other..
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to be honest the manuals have you doin stuff that is totally unnecessary... never separate fuel lines or tranny cooler lines..done so many that we have streamlined the whole process..
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to be honest the manuals have you doin stuff that is totally unnecessary... never separate fuel lines or tranny cooler lines..done so many that we have streamlined the whole process..
Awesome we will see what happens in the future!
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Houston seems to be the hotbed of cam installs so let me know...
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If you need any help, hit me up. Shoot me a pm.
I live in Houston, and I know a ton of truck guys with cams.

Its so easy to find a shop down here, trust me.
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Sending PM with installer information that has done a few members cam on other forums.
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