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Old 11-17-2012, 12:52 PM   #3683
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Originally Posted by Yellow Pig View Post
Did you go OEM or aftermarket piston kit?
I went with the Vertex. The Wossner is also supposed to be really good. The OEM piston lists at over $400, and has the questionable ring design. The Vertex was a little over $200, the Wossner about $175. The Wossner and Vertex are both forged, and the stocker is cast.

I don't think anyone has any criticism for the quality of manufacture of the stock piston, but most experienced engine guys find the oil ring design to be wacky.

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