Join Date: May 2006
Location: Clovis, NM
My Ride: Mopar!
Engine: 5.9 & 2.2 turbo
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Re: Stock Pistons for 86 2.2turbo?
Well, I guess if it's at a reputable machine shop, then he is probably sure that you need them. You may try and give Cindy at FWD Performance a call. I know she was selling some on Ebay a while back, but may have sold them. Other than that, if you're keeping the car bone stock(stock boost anyways), I guess you could buy some cast pistons from places like Northern Auto parts, or Ebay. Just make sure you get turbo spec pistons(they have a big dish in them), and (from what I've heard over the years) don't by Hypereutectic pistons(like Keith Black pistons).
'90 Lebaron Cpe GTC/VNT(Was)=2.5/5spd(Will build motor someday!)
'03 Neon (Wrecked '05 SRT4 swapped over)
'99 Dakota R/T Reg/cab- Procharged 5.9
'00 Dakota R/T Ext/cab ($500 Daily Driver!)
'71 Plymouth Scamp (5.9 magnum with EFI!)