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Old 06-26-2007, 06:26 PM   #1
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head gasket thickness

I have a 02 SVT. The compression is at 10.2:1
I'm putting a turbo on and would like to lower the compression. What thickness head gasket would make what compression ratio. Were would I find one?
Thanks (Im thinking around 15lbs)


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You will be more then safe with even 20psi on 93 and a good tune with the stock engine at 10.2 compression

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Hey Tom, are you the one everyone tells me to talk to? Do you have a number my shop can call to get ahold of you? I get mixed answers from everyone. I want about 300whp, but want it safe aswell.
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How far have you pushed the stock motor?
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380HP at the wheels

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^^^ Sweet ^^^ Thats alot of power!!!
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^^^ Question was :
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Nothing about how far safe....;-)))))))
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