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Old 08-27-2007, 05:42 PM   #1
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alright i have 2 choices of motors that i can get my hands on from work.
i have a choice oh a ls2 long block with low miles or a LQ9 long block with 60k+ miles i want to do a big heads/cam nitrous motor so i am going to change the internals
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Old 08-27-2007, 07:11 PM   #2
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ls2 if there the same price the main cost diffrence is ther initial cost of the block. so if there the same price the LS2 is a better deal both iwll make same power only you get a weight reduction
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Nah the iron blocks seem to be a letter better about consistent power due to even heat distribution and less deflection.
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Old 09-13-2007, 05:01 PM   #4
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well i got the LS2 it turns out the LS2 is new with 0 miles only was started and idle. and LQ9 had 60k+ miles on it. and they were the smae price. now i dont know if i want to sell the LS2 and used the money to start my build. or just do heads / cam the throw it into my car, have some fun and save up and then take it out for the 413 build
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