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Old 05-23-05, 05:59AM   #1
Daniel Russo
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I pulled my 400 apart. How do I know what cam size this is? Numbers on front of cam are 911324 and 204 .on side of cam are 1805 GMC. Any help? Thanks, Dan. Also looking for a 400 Bare block. Mine has a crack on a cylinder. Or poss. a 428 shortblock.
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Old 05-23-05, 04:58PM   #2
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It sounds like a auto parts replacement cam. I had a cam I had a hard time IDing. The advice I got was to take it to a machine shop and one of the machinist id it for you. Thats how I figured mine was a replacement stock cam.
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Old 05-23-05, 05:17PM   #3
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Take to a shop that has a cam Doctor, for 20 bucks they'll
tell you exactly what you have for spec.'s.
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Old 05-29-05, 04:05AM   #4
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That sounds like an original GM cam part# for a Pontiac.
are you sure that pair of 1's is not a pair 7's
If you know the year of the car the engine came out of and have the engine id code that is on the P side front of the block on the ID pad you could query a dealer if they still have the old part #'s saved or possibly one of the internet database sites for Pontiac part #'s.

teufert.net had a lot of those part #'s on it.
Or just have some one with a cam checker look at it.
If you are rebuilding the engine put a new stick in it.
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Old 06-17-05, 08:34PM   #5
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it looks one # short of a Pontiac cam.

9779068 = 1965 3-2s or 1966 3-2s or 1967 400 HO they used this cam all the way to 72

I did not find a 911324 or a 977324 in my books
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I just pulled a 68 428 down and found this same cam did anyone ever find the specs ? I started a thread in performance years in the race section . Don
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