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Cam Replacement at 190,000 miles

I just bought a 1998 Silverado P/U with the 7.4 Vortec. A mechanic is saying I need a new Cam and related parts to the tune of 1800.00 to 2000.00! Is he doing unneccessary work to make money. How can I solve this Problem Economically

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This will depend on what your symptoms are. i would like to discuss this with you over a chat. there are many question i need answers to before i can give you a good answer. i will say at this time, if you are experiencing massive misfiring in multiple cylinders then. i would suggest a look at the valve springs and valve seal as well.

Posted on Feb 06, 2009

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    Michael Masters Feb 06, 2009

    if you could give a list of these related parts and your symptoms. i could better assist you. thanks

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