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Old 01-15-2004, 07:21 PM
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Originally posted by 85 regal
maybe the block was preped for forged pistons
This is a common misconception. Because the clearance is built into the piston, there is no need to bore the block any bigger for a forged piston than for cast or hypereutectic. The exception to this would be special forged pistons that may need extra clearance for a special purpose, such as blower or nitrous use.
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