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Comp Cams 42-227-4
Comp Cams 42-227-4 High Energy Cam OL 252H-10 500x375
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Comp Cams 42-227-4
• Ideal for high performance street applications
• Works well with 10:1 compression or less
• Delivers more power with less affect on idle
• Does not affect engine vacuum
• Works with stock intake and exhaust

Not legal for sale or use on pollution controlled motor vehicles.
Our Price: $144.99
UPC 036584600459
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Application: Street
Comp Cams 42-227-4 "High Energy" Hydraulic flat tappet camshaft.
Fits 1967-1990, 260-455 cu.in. Oldsmobile V8.

The "High Energy" cam from Comp Cams is a high torque cam that will work very well on the street. It is designed for engines with 10:1 or less compression and can be used with stock carburetors, intake, and exhaust. This cam will produce more power than a stock cam without sacrificing the engine's idle and it works great for everyday driving. There will be no affect on engine vacuum for accessories like power brakes and it also will not affect the engine's idle while the A/C is in operation.


RPM Range: 800 to 4,800 rpm.
Duration at .050" lift: 206/206 (int/exh)
Valve lift with 1.6 rockers: .433"/.433" (int/exh)
Good for daily driver, low end torque and economy, smooth idle.
Shipping Weight/Dimensions:
Weight:9.87 lbs
Height:3.00 in.
Length:24.50 in.
Width:3.00 in.
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Pro Recommends
The Pro Recommends this part be used for the following applications:
EnginePerformance Level
1967-1980 Oldsmobile 350-455 Very Mild
Note: This part is only assumed to function properly for the given engine and performance level IF the whole package is purchased. Mis-matching parts may DECREASE your engine's performance.
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- Last Updated: 2014-08-27 17:12:22 -
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