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 Post subject: which cam for au III xr8
Posted: Tue Mar 27, 2012 7:38 am 
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hey guys
wanna do a cam, valve springs and maybe some manifold work on mu au xr8 ute. dont really know the best cam that works well with that motor. who has run what?
also any suggestions on places to do the work in melbourne area?
thanks guys
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 Post subject: Re: which cam for au III xr8
Posted: Wed Mar 28, 2012 9:35 pm 
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blue_oval_power wrote:
hey guys
wanna do a cam, valve springs and maybe some manifold work on mu au xr8 ute. dont really know the best cam that works well with that motor. who has run what?
also any suggestions on places to do the work in melbourne area?
thanks guys


Comp XE270HR, Crane 2031, TFS1, Crow 621371... All work well with mild modifications.

 

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 Post subject: Re: which cam for au III xr8
Posted: Wed Mar 28, 2012 10:44 pm 
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Yep any cam with similar specs to above..
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 Post subject: Re: which cam for au III xr8
Posted: Thu Mar 29, 2012 12:58 pm 
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thanks guys. will it use much more fuel?
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 Post subject: Re: which cam for au III xr8
Posted: Thu Mar 29, 2012 1:09 pm 
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If you're worried about fuel economy leave the standard cam & retune the ecu.

 

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200kw 5.0L, T5, Koni shocks, King S/Lows, Whiteline swaybars, DBA 4000 rotors, Acron CAI, 80mm Accufab TB, Difillipo headers & cats, twin 2.5" & Aerochambers, 3.91 LSD.

To Come:
Long rod 306, TFS 11R 205cc heads, SHP camshaft, 1.72 R/R, ported TFS Box R, 400hp NX SHO kit...

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 Post subject: Re: which cam for au III xr8
Posted: Thu Mar 29, 2012 1:38 pm 
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I have the TFS1, and love it.

Sounds tough on idle. A little boggy down low, but really comes on at 2800-3000rpm. Need to tune ECU to make the most of it though.

With my 6 speed and 3.73 gears, I average 10.4L/100 with an average weight in the back.

 

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