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1.8 on the Dyno


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Got a Baseline Dyno for the 1.8 liter. came in at 120hp/119 ft-lbs Not a bad set of numbers but ...

138HP | 123lbft 1.8L DOHC Ecotec I4


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Old 06-11-2012, 12:21 PM   #1
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Got a Baseline Dyno for the 1.8 liter. came in at 120hp/119 ft-lbs Not a bad set of numbers but it is all in the top end. This motor definitely needs some work to bring that peak power and torque down in the lower end, or at least mid range.

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...yeah, the two-stage "resonator" intake manifold might be helping/fighting things now:

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