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Old 04-07-2009, 06:10 PM   #1
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SVT bore

is it possible to bore the SVT engine to 2.3L?

and make it beast mode?

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yep 2.3 stroker
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how much would it cost?

with the cost of pistons and everything to where i can drive it?

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Bore the engine to 2.3, not that I know of... you might be able to bore it out to 2.1ish but not much more than that without sleeving it. A 2.3 stroker is definitely possible though and has been done before.
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whats the difference between a stroked engine and bored out?

2.3L svt 'stroker" engine.
approximate hp?
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Stroke length is how far down into the cylinder the piston travels as the crank turns. Increase that length/depth and you end up with more displacement...

Bored is increasing the diameter of the cylinder and buying the according larger diameter pistons also leading to of course more displacement...
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i have a set of stock 2.3 pistons in real good shape
with less then 35k on them ..

not sure about all the specs and stuff when it comes to swaping them
but you might be able to use them with..
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well how do you increase the stroke?

im confused.

like i understand what u mean. on how you keep the same cylinder diameter but how doyou make it travel deeper in the cylinder?
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You have to have a different crank. The cranks is what allows for it to have an increased stroke. Take the 383 I am building. If I had .030 over pistons already in the 350 block, all I would need to do is notch the block and change out the crank. Not sure if you would have to have the block notched in this application.
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