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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-07-2002, 06:47 PM Thread Starter
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Piston difference

I'm tearing down my engine, and the pistons from my 3.8L dont fit in my 4.2 block. Also, old pistons from my 4.2 block fit loosely in the 3.8 block. I thought the pistons were supposed to be the same? Could a piston guru help me out here?
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-07-2002, 10:01 PM
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Pistons are Different (SAME BORE, different Pin hight) the 96+ 3.8L rods are the same as the 4.2L rods.
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