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Old 05-14-2005, 12:19 PM   #1
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Hks makes head gaskets for hondas, etc that lowers the compression. Does anyone know if there is such a gasket for the svt foci. If so who, where, and how much.


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Old 05-14-2005, 10:14 PM   #3
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I want one so I can run a pulley upgrade with injectors bigger mass air and possibly nitrous. What size do you think I would need, and how much would that cost.
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Your problem isnt the compression it will be the tuning , Get proper tuning and you will be fine

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Old 05-17-2005, 06:02 PM   #5
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I thought that if you wanted to run more boost that you should have a lower compression. I know that my focus can hold the upgraded pulley, but I thought that the gastket would help with performance. Right now I am planning on selling my focus. If and only if I decide to keep it then, when I get some time off from work than I will bring it to you. This time I will have the money. I don't know how long that will be.
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Lower compression will not help with performance if your engine can already handle the boost.
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hey superchargedSVT why are you selling your svtf?
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Is a different head gasket gasket expensive ?
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hey superchargedSVT why are you selling your svtf?
He wants more of a family car for a new additon to the family.
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Lower compression will not help with performance if your engine can already handle the boost.
I think having your compression lowered if your gonna run 15-25 lbs of boost is adviseable,
but look at the vortech superchargers running 7-8 lbs of boost and the rouge turbo kits running 10 lbs, on the stock compression, I don't think you need to.
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