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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-01-2011, 02:02 PM Thread Starter
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woods cams

Installed woods 555 cams this year. Bike runs GREAT. Problem is I get a knock, sounds like it's in the front head, when it warms up. When I start it cold no Knock warm and it knocks. You can tell it goes with the cam but it is lower pitched than "normal" rocker noise. I have read every where that woods cams are noisy. Could this just be the infamous noisy woods cams? I also read that the heads, being aluminum, heat up faster than the steel parts and this can cause some increase in noise. Any thoughts, ideas?
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Jamie from Fuel Moto has a lot of experience with this cam.
Perhaps give him a call , or he will respond to your post.

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