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  1. Turbo RSX
    here's an article taklin bout compression and turbo from hondalife.com Effective Compression and Choosing a Motor... By MatT3T4 One main concern in power production with forced induction is effective compression. Effective compression is the sum of the motors static compression, plus the...
  2. Nitrous Oxide RSX
    I checked my compression today and got 205 across each cylinder. What is our car supposed to be at?
  3. Turbo RSX
    hey....i dunno if this was mentioned already or if it even is possible....but is it possible to lower the compression ratio?? @ boost levels for 7-8psi...how would u make the engine be able to hold that much boost....how much would it cost...and wat kind of modifications do u have to do? thanx...
  4. Turbo RSX
    Does the Type-S have a higher compression raito than the base, and if so, would the base pistons work in the Type-S to lower the compression ratio for running high boost? If the pistons won't swap, then would it be better to start off with the base model and then turbo it?
  5. Turbo RSX
    so I see many people buying base models for the possibility of running a little more boost. So why cant you lower the compression? yeah that sounds stupid, I know there isnt a dial somewhere to do this with, but if your really goin all out couldnt you take the small hit in hp and dial it down...
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