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=[.Snapped Camshaft. Can i use a secondhand one to replace?
« on: September 07, 2011, 03:05:56 PM »
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I Snapped My RB20DET Camshaft putting it in(stupid me did the middle cap up first :headbutt: ) anyway!! Long Story short i need a new one.
Can i replace it with a second hand one? and use the same caps?
Please help.

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« Reply #1 on: September 07, 2011, 03:07:03 PM »

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« Reply #2 on: September 07, 2011, 03:16:13 PM »
I have an rb20de that im parting out that I can pull cams out for you just got to find a time to go get them as its in my mates garage

unsure if the specs are different
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« Reply #3 on: September 07, 2011, 03:18:25 PM »
wow dude that sucks!

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« Reply #4 on: September 07, 2011, 03:27:01 PM »
Oh I Have Found One In Nelson! But Thanks SHRIKE. But Is This Second hand one going to cause damage since wear will be different?

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« Reply #5 on: September 07, 2011, 03:31:47 PM »
snap the other one and roll quad cam

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« Reply #6 on: September 07, 2011, 03:34:29 PM »
It should be ok but changing of any cam requires checking. You rest cam on and put a cam cap on and turn like 360 degrees then next and next. It should take like 10+ series of tightening them all til it's done
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« Reply #7 on: September 07, 2011, 07:49:01 PM »
Thanks For The Advice. was a really stupid mistake. but i wont do it again!:laugh: