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Old 11-29-2015, 10:02 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a d16z6 engine,turboed, and I'm trying to figure out what kind of camshaft is in it...there's a stamp on the end that states B738 and I tried googleing the number...but came up with nothing =^/ Anyone know?
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Old 11-29-2015, 10:05 AM   #2 (permalink)
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What end is the stamp on? Can you take a picture?
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I'm at home,and the camshaft is at my mechanics shop along with the car...I'm completly rebuilding the head..
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Pretty sure it's on the right side though...the side that connects to the cam gear?
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Aftermarket cams are not marked there, its probably OEM.

Take a picture and post it up, and we can tell you for sure.
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Here's pics of the cam.. let me know if you need better pics...is this OEM? or aftermarket?
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Need a pic of the distributor end of the cam. That's where aftermarket cams are stamped
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It's stamped B738 on that end
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It almost looks like an OEM Z6 cam. The VTEC lobe has the same undercut on the sides. Measure the base circle & max lift on the various lobes with a mic.
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Thanks man
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Yeah, looks OEM to me. The lobes are pressed on.
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Thats not where they stamp or etch aftermarket cams. Looks OEM to me.
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