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Fraser

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Tue 14 Aug 18 15:20

Heads/cam


Looking to get new heads/cam installed.
Any recommendations on kit?
And any recommendations who can do a good job, not to pricy... in the Surrey area.
Thanks in advance.

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Bowler

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Tue 14 Aug 18 17:05

Re: Heads/cam


Fraser wrote (View Post):Looking to get new heads/cam installed.
Any recommendations on kit?
And any recommendations who can do a good job, not to pricy... in the Surrey area.
Thanks in advance.


The acknowledged experts on the LS engine in the UK, are Top Cats Racing in the Aylesbury area. They will even let you select and source the parts you want to use for the upgrade


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Rich

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Tue 14 Aug 18 18:50

Re: Heads/cam


I agree with my learned friend. Top Cats know all about LS engines.


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BlackZeD

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Tue 14 Aug 18 19:04

Re: Heads/cam


Had my heads and cam changed by a company up here near Newcastle.
I would second Topcats, they know LS engines inside out.
I got my new heads and a cam kit from American Heritage Performance in California.
They can do as much or as little as you want to the heads and supply all the parts.
I had my heads built with their harder powdered metal guides new hollow exhaust
valves and polished OEM intakes, also had them milled 0.030 and street ported.
The cam is their 116 California smog cam, came with all the bits for install inc.
new lifters, gaskets etc.
I had an email tune sent as well, but Topcats would probably do that onsite.
Give the owner a call or email, his name is Kohle.
You don't say what engine you have.

By the way, my car is a f##@ing monster now.

Dave.


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Fraser

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Tue 14 Aug 18 20:40

Re: Heads/cam


Sorry forgot to say itís an ls7.

Thanks for the tip, Iíll be going to top cats then!

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craigyboy

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Thu 16 Aug 18 08:55

Re: Heads/cam


Don't forget you need to factor in a tune and a new stall converter into the price


For the best choice of cams I would post on the American Corvette forum

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roppa440

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Thu 16 Aug 18 11:44

Re: Heads/cam


craigyboy wrote (View Post):

For the best choice of cams I would post on the American Corvette forum


But only if you want 20 different recommendations. LOL

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Fraser

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Thu 16 Aug 18 17:33

Re: Heads/cam


Booked in, looking forward to getting the car in top notch condition with extra power.[/img]

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dex99

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Thu 16 Aug 18 18:28

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BlackZeD wrote (View Post):

By the way, my car is a f##@ing monster now.

Dave.


Yeah because it was so slow before Rofl Rofl

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Sierra

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Thu 16 Aug 18 20:17

Re: Heads/cam


By the way, my car is a f##@ing monster now.

What kind of power are you running?

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