Camshaft sentence example
- Two parallel vertical valves per cylinder are driven directly by a single overhead camshaft.
- In the picture to the right, at the free end, one can see the vertical shaft which drives the camshaft.
- This engine was the first in a Fiesta to feature an overhead camshaft instead of the usual overhead valve format.
- This is done by rotating the camshaft ahead a few degrees.
- Then there was a move to a flexible timing belt rather than chain drive for the overhead camshaft.Advertisement
- Shortly afterward the car was advertised for sale in " Autosport ": " 1100cc 2-stage blown, twin camshaft TURNER single seater.
- Longitudinal 60° V twin engine with 4 valves per cylinder and double overhead camshaft, driven by a mixed chain and gear system.
- The first new camshaft failed in use, as did two replacements.
- There should be basically no slack in the chain as it runs from the camshaft chainwheel down to the crankshaft chainwheel.
- If there is slack, carefully remove the camshaft chainwheel, and replace it on a differnent keyway.Advertisement
- This was a nice lazy six, looking good on paper but sportscar road testers complained, citing poor camshaft timing and breathing problems.