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Old 12-03-2021, 03:34 PM   #456 (permalink)
Ecky
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How are the internals on these engines?

I recently learned that even the 67hp 3 cylinder economy engine in the Insight has forged pistons, forged rods, and a nitride coated forged crank. Since you lost a rod through the block, I'm guessing at least the rods aren't forged from the factory, and probably something you'd want to change.
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