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Old 07-06-2004, 03:57 AM   #1
ChAi
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Default what Gasket Thickness did you use in your turbo RS?

i would like to know:

1. what head Gasket Thickness did you use in your turbo RS?
2. what piston do you have?
3. how much boost are you runing?
4. do you have any problem?

because i was useing 0.58mm head gasket and i blow it after 1200 miles right after I start to run 1.3bar boost.
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Old 07-06-2004, 05:11 AM   #2
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stock STi gasket.
stock pistons (as of this moment)
1bar on pump (91)
not yet. (knocks on wood)
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Old 07-06-2004, 05:11 AM   #3
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ps, dont use the crappy stock RS gaskets. Get the 257 ones
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Old 07-06-2004, 05:23 AM   #4
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1. 2000 2.2 Impreza L head gaskets
2. ej22T block with SOHC 99 heads
3. Had it up as high as 30psi- typically run around 22
4. Not yet
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Old 07-06-2004, 11:23 AM   #5
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Cometic .043"
Ross Racing Forged
18psi
No problems so far except for the 13/14MPG.

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Old 07-06-2004, 02:08 PM   #6
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i use the cometic head .043gasket (2004sti) on my hybrid 2000 rs heads with 2004 sti shortblock
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Old 07-06-2004, 10:00 PM   #7
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the cometic HP version (0.043") headgasket is pretty good. has a fire ring around the center bore. very nice quality. i've heard of local guys boosting 20psi with the phase2 0.058cm stock headgasket long term without problems on a ej22t/sohc hybrid.
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