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I wouldn't hesitate on a set of JE pistons. I feel they are more durable but others will disagree. I run 8.13:1 compression 98mm JE's at 1.5 bar, on the street, on pump fuel with 750+HP with no detonation and no problems.

The lands on the 1st and 2nd ring are generous and still intact. Maybe the smaller oil ring installed previously beat the non-generous lower land causing it to crack and eventually reveiling it's ugly face after time.
87 911 Carrera platform
Twin Garrett's, Big Valve, Xtreme Cylinder Heads, JB Racing cylinders and machine work, custom JE pistons, GT2 EVO cams, GT3 oil pump, modified 3.2L intake, 80mm TB, custom Intercooler, equal length headers, DFI, KEP Stage 2 custom twin disc, G50 custom gear set, LSD, Tilton trans pump, Fluidyne cooler
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