26 February 2021

SOHC full form

 What is the full form of SOHC?


  • Single Overhead Camshaft

What does SOHC mean?

SOHC is a valvetrain configuration in which there is only one camshaft per cylinder header that operates both the intake and exhaust valves. DOHC means you have two separate camshafts one for intake valves and one for exhaust valves. SOHC engines only have 2 valves per cylinder one intake and exhaust.

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