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Old 02-14-2009, 04:14 AM
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How thick is to thick? I an workin on my ls build and the pistons I for raised my ------- compression not much only 9.71 but is I run a .060 head gasket that should put me around 9.04. Or just say ---- it it go with the .074? I dunno need suggestions
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Old 02-14-2009, 04:51 AM
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9.7 is good i would go oem honda w/copper spray that is a nice cp ratio to have you will spool faster make more power with less boost and torque will be fairly impressive
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Old 02-14-2009, 04:55 AM
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Leed runs the .074 on his car. But id just run a stock HG
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Old 02-14-2009, 04:06 PM
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I was thinkin the .036 should put me around a nice 9.51. I was just wondering if you could go to thick on a head gasket
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Old 02-14-2009, 04:54 PM
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thick headgasket offsets decked blocks and shaved heads, easier to just run oem thickness
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Old 02-15-2009, 12:42 AM
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thicker hg tend to leak oil at corners of the head also at least all of mine did
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Old 04-29-2009, 06:01 PM
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Is it possible to run (2) OEM HG...?
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Old 06-04-2009, 02:43 PM
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i would run the stock hg
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