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  1. eclipse gs pistons stamped 4S????

    3G Eclipse General Discussion
    Really hoping someone can help me out. Bought an 03 Eclipse GS 5-speed with a blown head gasket really cheap. Upon repairing, I decided to check out the rings since the car was run hot. They were fried along with the sides of the pistons. Went to a salvage yard to pick up a set of pistons to...
  2. 03 GTS ENGINE PARTOUT/LEATHER SEATS

    Automotive For Sale / Wanted
    location Kansas City, MO I have and engine out of a 03 eclipse gts with a bad rod bearing that threw a connecting bolt. It won't turn over because the connecting rod is jammed in one of the cylinders. Has around 190,xxx Cons Bad bearing Would need a new rod and possibly a new crankshaft. Some...
  3. If you install shorter pistons for a less comp. rate, can you make your engine a non-

    3G Eclipse General Discussion
    If you install shorter pistons for a less comp. rate, can you make your engine a non-interferance engine? because i read on a couple of threads that that the GTS has a 10:1 comp rate that meens that its to high for FI.
  4. Engine Build for Ripp SDS

    GT/GTS
    Hey to all, We are currently doing two engine builds for a stage 2&3 ripp kit and I just want some guys that have done this to chime in. What internal did you guys use? Did you returned the brat and black box or did you use a different standalone.
  5. WTB:diamante 6g74 forged pistons

    Automotive For Sale / Wanted
    WTB:diamante 6g74&forged pistons looking for some pistons for a 6g74 swap and a whole long block if someone has it. preferably 9.1cr 94mm bore. thanks
  6. Forged stock bore 6g72 pistons? rods?

    Automotive For Sale / Wanted
    ok, so i got my 01 3g gt about 6 months ago and am looking to do some engine modding. i've always liked superchargers so i was going to do that but every where i hear that stock internals won't cut it. anyone out there have a set of forged pistons and/or rods they were looking to get rid of? i...
  7. FS: 4g64 rotating assembly - .020" CP Pistons, Polished Crank, OEM Rods, $600 SHIPPED

    Automotive For Sale / Wanted
    FS: 4g64 rotating assembly - .020" CP Pistons, Polished Crank, OEM Rods, $600 SHIPPED I have a brand new set of .020" (87mm) CP Pistons, rings, pins, locks... a micropolished 4g64 crankshaft from ExtremePSI, and OEM 4g64 rods. Pistons were custom made by CP for Race Engineering, and are good...
  8. Pistons binding?

    GT/GTS
    I got my new pistons and am installing them. I got the crank in and it rotates perfectly smooth. I just installed one of the pistons and it is VERY hard to rotate the crank. I can't do it by hand anymore. I don't want to install them all and find out I have to redo them. Somebody please help...
  9. pistons

    GT/GTS
    I will soon be installing 8.8:1 cp pistons on my gt eclipse (thanks to tearstone :fever: ) I was wondering what else would i have to replace (head gasket.......ect.)I just what to have everything together and in order before I get the pistons installed. But I was told you cant really tell until...
  10. Weighing options....need a question or 2 answered please!!!

    GT/GTS
    OK, this might be a noob question, but I have just been doing some thinking and weighing my options. Ever since dyno day last weekend and seeing all those turbo'ed cars, I been looking for more things to do. I had originally planned to go the bolt on route and do: -RPW 3-1 Long Tube Headers...
  11. Stage 2 Ripp SDS prep?

    GT/GTS
    Hey guys I was just wondering when you get the stage 2 SDS what kind of stuff needs to be done to the engine and what kind of prices will that bring in? Mike,
  12. Piston choice with high boost applications

    GT/GTS
    For you guys running FI setups, to include the RIPP SDS stages 2.5-3 what pistons are you using. I've looked around and can't find a good answer. I'm building a daily driven Strat R/T with the Stage 2.5 I need to select pistons for my setup and don't know which ones to get. Knowledge of...
  13. Cryo. Freezing Pistons

    GT/GTS
    Just had Ripp's Wiseco pistons installed (not frozen). I've heard some people have their pistons Cryo. Frozen. Does this really help, and is it worth the extra cost?
  14. Anyone chip a GTS piston?

    GT/GTS
    Just like it says. I know that many people have chipped pistons on the GT (9:1 CR). However, what about the GTS (10:1 CR)?
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