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Old 10-16-2002, 15:29   #1 (permalink)
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Question 200kW XR8 Camshaft

Can anybody please tell me if the 200kW (AUII) Windsor uses a roller cam / lifters or a flat tappet cam / lifters?

It has a very strong mid range but is still a bit breathless at the top end (> 5000 RPM). Has anybody played with

better cam, chip and exhaust mods for this engine? Are there any other relatively cheap performance mods (say, a bigger

throttle body) that do not require pulling the heads off?


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Old 10-17-2002, 02:43   #2 (permalink)
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They are all roller from 85 on..
Like all these mills the whole system is well matched.To get decent power gains, heads, inlet, the whole inlet system $$ etc..After good exhaust..
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