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Old 02-16-2005, 03:53   #1 (permalink)
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head studs

hey guys just want to know id i need to use new head studs when i bolt my engine together considering it will be higher comp and also whats the difference between xc and xd sumps
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Old 02-16-2005, 03:59   #2 (permalink)
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Re: head studs

Unless your running still compression? No you don't. I've got 11.5:1 using standard felpro gaskets. I had issues with the felpro o-ringed ones. Thats got me buggered why? The stock head bolts will do the job easy.

[edit] The sumps should be exactly the same.

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Old 02-16-2005, 04:02   #3 (permalink)
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cool thanks mate
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All i use is felpro head gaskets
VPW sell copper head gaskets but i think they are dear.
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