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is it worth sleeving a d16 yes/no?

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Old 01-27-2008, 03:01 AM
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Default is it worth sleeving a d16 yes/no?

ok im in the process of building my engine, i want to know peoples opinions on if its worth actually sleeving a d16 yes/no? pros/cons about it. is there heating issues with it and what not.
 
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Old 01-27-2008, 08:31 AM
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Default RE: is it worth sleeving a d16 yes/no?

well what are your plans? 500 whp turbo setup or a 200hp n/a setup?

theres a myriad of possibilities that could warrent the sleeving of the block.
 
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Old 01-27-2008, 09:23 AM
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Default RE: is it worth sleeving a d16 yes/no?

i sleeved my d16 just to know i have the insurence of if i get some bad gas and detonate i wont crack a sleeve, but then again im gonna run 25+ psi of boost. if your shooting for under 325whp then i think you will be fine on stock sleeves
 
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