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1. 9:1 pistons (score: 1)
Author: rbolian@Synopsys.COM (Roland Bolian)
Date: Tue, 16 Jan 1996 12:44:01 -0800
Hello Everyone, I plan on having the engine and transmission rebuilt on my '76 Midget. I would like to go with a higher displacement (i.e. 9:1 pistons). What I need to know is what is involved, if an
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00420.html (7,236 bytes)

2. Re: 9:1 pistons (score: 1)
Author: (David Councill)
Date: Wed, 17 Jan 1996 08:45:45 -0700
I went to a 9:1 piston on my last overhaul to my 71BGT (its been ten years now!). The piston head is flatter (the 8:1 has a depression in the crown). My main concern was the need for a higher octane
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00448.html (7,991 bytes)

3. Re: 9:1 pistons (score: 1)
Author: "Ramm, Andy" <>
Date: Tue, 16 Jan 1996 13:34:45 -0500
Displacement is determined by the bore and stroke of the engine and is not altered simply by changing pistons. You would have to bore the engine or increase the stroke to achieve higher displacement
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00472.html (9,310 bytes)

4. Re: 9:1 pistons (score: 1)
Date: Fri, 19 Jan 1996 10:35:28 EST
I don't know what the law where you are says about emmissions and modifications to engines, but I am told that in Germany the usual way to increase perfomance is to increase the compression ratio be
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00496.html (7,204 bytes)

5. Re: 9:1 pistons (score: 1)
Author: (Mark Jurras)
Date: Fri, 19 Jan 1996 09:04:59 -0500
FWIW here is some actual testing done for lead substitutes. It was done by a guy at work here who rates ones manhood by the HP that he has. The Mercury fuel additive he describes IS NOT the metal fo
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00498.html (7,669 bytes)

6. Re: 9:1 pistons (score: 1)
Author: "U. Goettsch" <>
Date: Fri, 19 Jan 1996 08:42:45 -0800 (PST)
Well fortunately it's not that bad yet, but the inspectors (at the TUV) know what headers look like, the have a hunch that british cars did not come with 2 double Webers (with only one "b" please!!!!
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00504.html (7,770 bytes)

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