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Old 01 Nov 2008, 12:01 am
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Default I got a Honda Civic, 1.8 - liter 4 cylinder engine. What does 1.8-liter mean in this context?

I got a Honda Civic, 1.8 - liter 4 cylinder engine. What does 1.8-liter mean in this context?
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Displacement size of the engine.
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displacement ofthe engine.. it translates to 1800 cubic centimetre..
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Old 01 Nov 2008, 12:46 am
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1.8 liter is the 4 cylinders added up in volume so if you filled each cylinder with pop it would total 1.8 liters
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The displacement of the engine. In other words the volume of space moved by the movement of the pistons from the top position to the bottom position.































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INSTEAD OF CUBIC INCHES AS OLDER AMERICAN CARS RATED IN ----CHEVY -283 , 327 350 , 396 , 427 , 454 -------FORD - 289 , 302 , 351 , 390 , 428 , 429 , 460 ---------DODGE,PLYMOUTH - 318 , 340 , 360 , 383 , 426 , 440 ------ALL OF THESE WERE C.I. ( CUBIC INCHES )------NOW ALL ARE RATED AS HOW MANY LITERS ( A LITER IS ABOUT 61 CUBIC INCHES ) 1.8 X 61 = ABOUT 110 CUBIC INCHES .
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its the displacement size of your engine.it also means that you have a 140 hp, 16 valve SOHC i-vtec. =)
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displacement size of the engine
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it means it's smaller than a gnat's nutsack
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Pretty big gnat.. lol
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