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High Or Low Compresion?

Discussion in 'Forced Induction' started by civic_ferio, Feb 14, 2003.

  1. civic_ferio

    civic_ferio Junior Member

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    hi.. i need info.. if i'm putting a turbo in my car do i need higher or lower compresion?
     
  2. xj0hnx

    xj0hnx I wanna be sedated VIP

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    Lower compression is better for boost,but tuning can make higher compressions work well.Not that you don't have to tune a lower compression,it is just more resistant to detonation.
     
  3. civic_ferio

    civic_ferio Junior Member

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    yeah well.. what about for n/a applications? is it better in high compression?
     
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    phunky.buddha Admin with a big stick Admin VIP

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    Yes.
     
  5. kyleirwin

    kyleirwin Retired OG

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    haha, great thread. very informative. :p
     
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