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Re: Engine questions

Hairy green toads from Mars made Eric Fluhr ask:

> I was wondering if you could take
> a 2144cc engine, bore the block by 1.5mm or 3mm and use the pistons from
> the respective 2.22L or 2.3L engine.  Would the stock CIS system be able
> to deal with the larger displacement?

Wouldn't this have a problem with cylinder wall thickness? Boring 1.5
millimeters out of a cylinder would be dicey, I think that 3 would leave
you no wall at all.


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