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Re: Cam swap for '84 4KQ
>>My '84 4KQ has the 115hp engine (as anyone who is responding to this
>>message knows). I would like to investigate the possiblity of swapping
>>the camshaft from a later model 5-cyl into this engine to boost the power
>>to the 130 hp. level. The car has hydraulic lifters (based on the normal
>>slight click/then silence routine).
>Are the cams different? I thought the 130 hp engine got its extra power
>from higher compression with use of a knock sensor.
>Could be wrong .....
AND increased displacement. (a whole tenth of a liter's worth!!... or is it
Doesn't seem like just swapping in a different stock cam would really be
87 CGT 2.3