Can a V-8 Engine With Low Compression in One Cylinder Work Fine?

Answer How a loss in compression affects a particular engine depends on a lot of factors. Engine displacement, compression ratio, induction type and fuel type all come into play. When looking at your cyli... Read More »

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What Should the Cylinder Compression Be for a Dodge 2.0 Engine?

The 2.0-liter engine found in Dodge and other Chrysler products is built by Mitsubishi, a Japanese company. It is available in two configurations, a double and singe overhead-camshaft design. To ge... Read More »

How to Measure Car Cylinder Compression?

As the piston is moved up in the cylinder by the crankshaft during an engine's compression stroke, the air/fuel mixture is compressed. This heats the mixture to a temperature near its self-combusti... Read More »

Does bmw make a 325i with a 4 cylinder engine?

The 325i has only used six-cylinder engines based on either the M20 or M50 engine platform. However, other BMW 3-series models were available with the four-cylinder engine. Examples include the 316... Read More »

What size trailer can I pull with a 4.3 liter 6 cylinder engine?

A regular cab two-wheel drive Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck outfitted with a 4.3L V6 engine can pull up to 5,400 lbs. with a 6-foot, 6-inch box bed or 5,200 lbs. with an 8-foot bed. With four-wh... Read More »