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E36 M3 (1992-1999) {Euro - S50 B32 321hp @ 7400 rpm} {U.S. - S52 B32 240 hp @ 6000 rpm}
Total Produced: 71,212 - Years Produced: 1992 to 1999


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Old Tue, Aug-22-2017, 03:37:16 AM   #1
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Default Do I remove black coating on Schrick cams?

Brand new Schrick cams have a dull plasticky looking coating on the cam lobes. Is it designed to help break in? Leave it? Clean it off? No darn directions
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Default Re: Do I remove black coating on Schrick cams?

I would guess that is a rust inhibitor, and that is should be removed prior to installation.
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Default Re: Do I remove black coating on Schrick cams?

NO.

http://www.schrick.com/index.php?article_id=48&clang=1
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Default Re: Do I remove black coating on Schrick cams?

We'll look at that.

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