BEEHIVE SPRINGS, RETAINERS, LOCKS, & VALVES
All 2.2/2.5 Turbo Dodge Cars w/8 Valve Swirl Head (#782) Engines
This is the popular Dodge and Chrysler 2.2 and 2.5 Conical(Beehive) Spring, retainer, keeper/lock and +1 performance exhaust valve upgrade kit that is a favorite performance enhancement in the 8 valve swirl head (#782) turbo Dodge enthusiasts community.
By replacing the factory valve springs and valves with the improved conical (Beehive) spring and +1mm stainless steel performance intake and exhaust valves, you will get reduced valve spring harmonics, reduced rotational friction, increased max RPM capability and better through the valve exhaust flow...all of which will really reduce your valve train noise and wake up your turbo engine. Because of the unique design of a beehive/conical spring, the spring actually creates less force on the cam and rocker when the valve is closed when compared to being open (versus a traditional spring) allowing the cam to turn more easily, and reducing horsepower loss due to rotational friction. Increased spring tension on the valve when open combined with the lesser harmonics will reduce high RPM valve float and bounce. Adding a higher flowing swirl head (782) back-cut exhaust valve from Turbos Unleashed just rounds out the sweetness of the update package.
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Your 8V 2.2 or 2.5 engine will actually idle quieter, run smoother, and will have reduced valve train noise especially if combined with the other most popular valve train upgrade, our PT Lifters and Shims update set.
BENEFITS: CONICAL/BEEHIVE SPRING UPDATE
- Reduced spring harmonics
- Reduced high RPM valve bounce and float
- Reduced cam/lifter noise
- Improved off-idle response for quicker spooling and RPM rise
- Less heat generated by springs rubbing together (Vs. dual spring setup)
- Reduces rotational friction horsepower loss at all RPMs
- Improved drive-ability throughout the entire RPM range
- Increased max RPM potential
Our sets feature only top quality COMP Cams conical springs, retainers and SealedPowertm valve stem seals and locks/retainers. When combined with our PT Lifters and Shims update set we also include a FelProtm multi-piece or 1 piece valve cover gasket!
OUR CONICAL/BEEHIVE SPRING UPDATE SET INCLUDES
- (8) COMP Cams LS conical(aka:Beehive) springs
- (8) COMP Cams LS style hardened steel spring retainers
- ...or choose the Titanium retainers for better performance for just $110 more
- (8) Custom hardened steel valve stem locks/keepers (intake)
- (8) Custom hardened valve locks/keepers (exhaust)
- (8) Turbo Dodge Parts positive metal clad valve stem seals
- (4) +1 Stainless steel, back cut, high performance exhaust valves (super sweet!)
- (these can be used with the standard factory valve seat)
- (4) +1 Stainless steel, back cut, high performance intake valves (super sweet!)
- these can be used with the standard factory valve seat)
|(8) COMP Cams Titanium Spring Retainers Upgrade ($140+)|