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Old 03-11-2013, 08:23 PM   #361
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Nice. I saw some flow numbers for a 2.5 stroker head with 2.02 and 1.6. Intake number was 300 cfm. Didn't give any lift or other numbers. I have heard that the 2.5 is based on the 4.0 head. Man I miss this stuff.

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Old 03-11-2013, 09:16 PM   #362
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300!!!!
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Old 03-11-2013, 10:14 PM   #363
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Yeah thats what I said. At how many inches of vac? Check it out.
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Old 06-04-2013, 07:59 AM   #364
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Hey guys, I just purchased a 99 Sport 4.0 with manual. what can I expect? Any major issues? what should I check for and what should I replace? I do immediate oil changes on every car I buy but this is my first jeep. Thanks.
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Old 06-04-2013, 08:48 AM   #365
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If it runs fine just leave it.
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Old 06-18-2013, 08:47 AM   #366
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Finally got off my butt and ordered my pistons



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Old 06-18-2013, 01:54 PM   #367
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Are those KB's. That looks like a nice piston. Gas expansion cut on the ring land and the pin is not in the oil ring. Full quench band too. Been waiting for you to post more goodies.
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Old 06-18-2013, 09:43 PM   #368
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It's there ICON brand.
It's a forged piston not that other crap with the KB name.

I have used this brand a few times they seem fine. I will put then at the same level as like probe. But for a shelf piston and for no more than what I need them for there more then nice enough.

I'm work out doing another that looks like I'm going to offset grind the crank .090 and use a 2in small G Chevy rod at 6in long and bore it 4in.

The only thing is, looks like im going to have to put 6 flange sleeves in it.
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Old 06-18-2013, 09:47 PM   #369
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What sucks about this 4.6 I'm trying to build now. Is I keep selling my blocks I have. But I rather have the cash. Still got to make a living.
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Two things I dont like about the pistons is they don't have pressure oiled pins and they use the 5/64 rings instead of the 1.5
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Old 07-02-2014, 12:52 AM   #371
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Hi all. I am looking for someone to help put a stock cam in my 1997 4.0L Grand Cherkoee. No luck in the ZJ forums. Does anyone know any do it yourselfers in the Houston, Texas area that I can contact for hire that may interested? Thanks.

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