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Old 14 Apr 2009, 04:46 pm
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Default i might buy an integra that is bored over .020,,what does that mean? Good or Bad? thanks?

i might buy an integra that is bored over .020,,what does that mean? Good or Bad? thanksheres the listing---Up for sale is my Integrs GSR body has just over 84,000 New built engine has around 25k loads of mods... jasma poweshot duals -800$ JDM Front clip-1500$ Kaminari sideskirts-450$ Green cold air intake-125$ Gauges 90$ AEM fuel rail 250$ Skunk2 shortshifter100$ bored over .020 eagle rods JE pistons ported and polished heads JDM lightened flywheel r1 racing rims-650$ racing suspension'new hid headlight conversion 130$ will trade car and money for s2000 350z subaru sti or evo stage 3 cams
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Old 14 Apr 2009, 05:01 pm
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all its is that they had the cylinder walls enlarged to make room for bigger pistons
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Old 14 Apr 2009, 05:16 pm
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Bored .020 over means that the cylinders have been bored 20,000's of a inch bigger, which will give you a little more power out of the motor. Also, don't bore a motor more than .040 over or you'll start having problems with the motor, and most likely ruin the block, because the cooling passages going through the block have a risk of cracking, because the space between the cylinder and the water passages get smaller when bored. Basically .020 is OK, just don't go over .040.
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you should be careful... make sure they had it done by a professional... i would usually stay away from highly modded cars because people drive them hard... this could pose problems in the future...
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