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Old 02-11-2013, 07:59 AM
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These are a couple pages you can use as a checklist to be sure you've not missed anything. Since your engine has had the cam broken in already, your way ahead of the game, but still not completely home free. I'd still recommend you use break in oil for the first oil change. If the oil in it now is the same oil that the cam break in was done, change it and the filter using fresh break in oil or normal motor oil w/an additive like ZDDPlus added to it, before restarting the engine.

Cam break in basically describes the steps involved w/cam break in.

A page on starting an engine after it's sat, but is already broken in (omit the cam break in steps):
Prep and start a new engine

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