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Will98D Will98D is offline
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All the direct injected diesels I've worked on were designed that way, I believe even the 71-Series Detroits that hark from the 1930s. Sure makes the head look more simple. In conjunction with combustion chamber design, a lot of the intake work now being done is with dual runners and mixture valves that operate to affect airflow. I understand it helps with emissions and power both.
1974 914/1.8
2005 BMW 530i
2008 GMC Acadia
Old 02-07-2005, 06:42 AM
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