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Old 10 Oct 2009, 11:46 am
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Default what should my cylinder compression be on a `90 acura integra D.O.H.C engine?

what should my cylinder compression be on a `90 acura integra D.O.H.C engine?
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Old 10 Oct 2009, 12:01 pm
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I dont know the specific pessure but usualy engines run between 140-180 PSI in the cylinder.
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Old 10 Oct 2009, 12:16 pm
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here you go!

Gen 2

90-91 b18a

nominal 185 psi

minimum: 135 psi

max var: 28 psi

(nominal= good)

(minimum= anything below this and you need to start worrying)

(max var: maximum variation between cylinders. ie Cyl 1=190, cyl 2=150, you have a problem)

(all this thanks to google, and

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Old 10 Oct 2009, 12:31 pm
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Should be around the 185/190 mark,maybe a drop of 20 for old age..

Anything more you looking @ rebuild,or head gasket replacement..

Good luck ..All the best.
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