leader-techbest

Automotive technical news, views, tests and information
Wednesday 16 April 2014 • 10:13 GMT • Last update 16:46

Cam lobe

A cam lobe is an eccentric shape which is part of a camshaft. There is usually one cam lobe for each valve.

The shape of the cam lobe determines how the valves open and close. This is known as the cam profile.

Choose a letter from the Jargonbuster


Choose from above to see the list of jargon for that letter,
or see the full Jargonbuster list here

 

Share this page

















Read more on cartechnical.co.uk

C