Thread: Vanos??????
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Old 10-08-2002, 12:15 AM   #5
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Originally posted by empowerd
NO, NO, NO!!!

It's not even close to VTEC. BMW's VANOS changes the cam timing (rotates the cam to advance or retard timing). Vtech used totally different cam lobes at a specific RPM (oil pressure changes it - not the ECU like BMW). The brand new 1.7L Honda motors in the new 2002 cars have VTEC-i. The "i" is similar to VANOS were it adjusts the cam timing.

i knew that....

hehe, no is it like vanos is constantly working all the time?

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