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Old 05-12-2010, 02:50 AM
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Just curious, 3.7 aftermarket pistons?

Anybody know who makes em? I've only found Mahle so far.
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Re: Just curious, 3.7 aftermarket pistons?

with $$$$ any of them will make anything you want to your specs
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Re: Just curious, 3.7 aftermarket pistons?

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with $$$$ any of them will make anything you want to your specs
X2.

I think Air Ram has Ross pistons available?
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Re: Just curious, 3.7 aftermarket pistons?

Oh yeah, with enough $$$ anything can be done but I'm looking for more reasonable options.

Just lookin for now.......you know...........doin some mathemetations
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Re: Just curious, 3.7 aftermarket pistons?

You looking to run some boost? I hear the 3.7 motor is boostable w/ proper pistons. I dont know stock compression but Im sure if you drop it a little the motor could handle 8-10lbs. No to sure about the valvetrain, something to look into maybe? Plenty of room under the hood I can tell you that haha.
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Re: Just curious, 3.7 aftermarket pistons?

You'd need to figure out the size that are in there and see what you can pull off the shelf.

For example, i had a 79 honda civic... typical performance part was using pistons off a motorcycle since they where better. XD.
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Re: Just curious, 3.7 aftermarket pistons?

some links i found regarding the 3.7 and pistons and boost etc etc, good stuff i thought

http://www.jeepkj.com/forum/archive/...p/t-34938.html

http://www.nitroforumz.com/showthread.php?p=172941

http://www.colorado4x4.org/vbb/showthread.php?t=164960

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Re: Just curious, 3.7 aftermarket pistons?

no way 8-9 pounds on a stock motor.....maybe with some forged pistons and head work. No idea on the deck height of the 3.7 though
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Re: Just curious, 3.7 aftermarket pistons?

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no way 8-9 pounds on a stock motor.....maybe with some forged pistons and head work. No idea on the deck height of the 3.7 though
for sure w/ some pistons and a port/polish job Id think its attainable but who knows. Connecting rods are pretty solid, forged powder metal apparently and the stock heads are aluminum to boot. Not sure about the valves/springs, probably not worth the $ for anyone interested. I for sure am not spending another dime on performance for this 3.7 lol, lost cause . . .
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