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Old 09-23-2004, 05:47   #1 (permalink)
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Wade 1004 Cam

I was wondering if anyone here has had experience with installing the wade 1004-112 cam, if so any help would be appreciated
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i have one in my car there piss easy to put in just take your old cam out and put the new one in the same spot.

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i have one in my car there piss easy to put in just take your old cam out and put the new one in the same spot.

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... and add shims if it is a regrind
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... and add shims if it is a regrind
...and put in new lifter seals if adding shims
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where do i get the shims from and how much are they roughly, and a mechanic i spoke to said something about having to redrill a gear or something is this true or is he trying to rip me off
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where do i get the shims from and how much are they roughly, and a mechanic i spoke to said something about having to redrill a gear or something is this true or is he trying to rip me off
I got my shims from Ford spare parts @ $4 per shim. Sounds like the mechanic is trying to rip you off. It is a simple boltin job... Also I had trouble finding lifter seals in Geelong so had to go to JMM in Melb to get them.
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You only need lifter seals if you break the ones that are already in there. If you push the lifters out via the hole in the top of the rocker arm instead of pulling them out the bottom they wont break and you dont need new ones.
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i was also told there is 2 different shim sizes is that true???
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3 sizes from memory, 1.6, 1.9 and 2.4mm
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where do i get the shims from and how much are they roughly, and a mechanic i spoke to said something about having to redrill a gear or something is this true or is he trying to rip me off
he is proberly talking about dialing in your cam by redrilling the dowl
pin on the timinig gear
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