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COMP Cams Quick Tech Video: Proper Valve Spring Setup

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Memphis, TN – The latest Quick Tech Video from COMP Cams provides viewers with the basics on how to properly set up your valve springs. Improper valve spring installation is a common cause of engine failure. In this video, Bradley Brown, head of valve springs at COMP Cams, talks about proper valve spring installation. Brown illustrates the important processes when ... Read More »

The Ultimate Stroker – Squeezing 427 Inches Into An SBC

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Our friends at Horsepower Monster have recently been building up a Small Block Chevy into a stroker 427 using off-the-shelf components. Their goal is to put together a daily-driver engine that is capable of more than 550 horsepower and can run on pump gas. The build includes a COMP Cams Thumpr™ Hydraulic Roller Camshaft, High Energy™ Hydraulic Roller Lifters and Ultra Pro ... Read More »

COMP Cams How-To Video: Set Pre-Load With Non-Adjustable Rockers

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Memphis, TN – In this video from COMP Cams, viewers can learn exactly how to set pre-load with non-adjustable rocker arms. Many applications today use non-adjustable rockers, including the popular GM LS engine. Watch as COMP Performance Group host Lauren Rosado uses the LS as an example to explain the proper way to set pre-load with non-adjustable rocker arms. The ... Read More »

COMP Cams Hydraulic Roller Lifters: 101 Video

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Memphis, TN – The latest video from COMP Cams covers the basics of hydraulic roller lifter prep and installation, as well as provides troubleshooting tips to reduce excessive valve train noise. Class is in session with COMP Performance Group host Lauren Rosado as she delivers a three-minute video course on all you need to know about hydraulic roller lifters. These lifters ... Read More »

Product Spotlight Video: COMP Cams Sportsman Solid Roller Lifters

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Memphis, TN – In the latest Product Spotlight Video, COMP Cams Valve Train Engineering Group Manager, Billy Godbold, explains how Sportsman Solid Roller Lifters are built and what makes them superior to others on the market. New Sportsman Solid Roller Lifters from COMP Cams are designed to serve as a performance upgrade from the brand’s Endure-X Lifters and a value alternative to ... Read More »

Chevy High Performance – The Four-Lobe Symphony

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In the April issue of Chevy High Performance, editor Jake Amatisto works with the COMP Cams staff to learn about the company’s brand new 4-Pattern Camshafts. These hydraulic roller cams are designed to optimize valve events based on runner length. Amatisto’s story goes into detail about the technology behind this revolutionary line of canshafts and how they will benefit street and ... Read More »

Mopar Muscle – Bolt On And Go

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For their March 2013 issue, the talented editorial team over at Mopar Muscle magazine installs a very cool Xtreme Energy Camshaft™ from COMP Cams along with flat tappet lifters in their 383 Chrysler Newport convertible in an attempt to add some power to the ride. A COMP Double Roller Timing Set and Engine Break-In Oil complete the COMP Performance Group™ components. The ... Read More »

Modified Mustangs & Fords – Cleveland Powerhouse

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In their February issue, the great staff at Modified Mustangs & Fords installs a COMP Cams custom grind camshaft, Endure-X™ Solid Roller Lifters and Hi-Tech Stainless Steel Rockers™, as well as COMP seals, locks, retainers and stud girdles, on a stroked 351 Cleveland. The powerplant is under the hood of a ’69 Mustang and is designed to be potent on the strip ... Read More »

Engine Masters – Street Cup

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In their fall issue, the team over at Engine Masters profiles its Max Effort project, a Pro Touring build that takes its cues from road racing and NASCAR technology and is designed to be able to run on premium pump gas. The build utilizes a COMP Cams camshaft, Endure-X™ Solid Roller Lifters, COMP pushrods and a FAST™ XFI™ Fuel Injection System. You ... Read More »

Muscle Mustangs & Fast Fords – Power Players

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In the December issue of Muscle Mustangs & Fast Fords the editorial staff go about making a cam swap in an ’03 Cobra engine with and without a blower installed. For the project the editors chose a COMP Cams Xtreme XE-R Series, XE262AH-114 camshaft. The staff ran the engine on the dyno with a FAST™ XIM™ management system as well. Click ... Read More »