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Low Compression Kit - B18 B20

Various (Kit) - 2K2002 - 101500

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B18 and B20 engines call for "100 octane leaded" fuel, but this hasn't been available for quite a while. Tuning one of these engines to run on the low octane stuff they call gasoline can be tricky at best. Installing a low compression kit will help prevent pinging and other problems associated with low grade fuel and high compression.

Kit includes a thicker OEM headgasket and matching water pump seals.

Not for use with fuel injected cylinder heads. This kit typically lowers the compression ratio by 1 full point.

Additional Keywords: HEAD GASKET

About Various (Kit)

"Various" stands for multiple brands that are combined into one kit. 

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