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Cylinder power honing is a process used to smooth out the cylinder walls in an engine block, which can improve the performance and longevity of the engine. 
 
If your engine has significant wear or damage to the cylinder walls, power honing may be necessary to restore its performance. In this case, power honing can potentially save you money by avoiding the need for a complete engine rebuild or replacement.
 

Honing is a specialized process that involves the use of abrasive stones to remove a minimal metal layer from the inner surface of a cylindrical bore. The process is used to create extremely tight tolerances in terms of size, roundness, straightness, and surface finish.

If the honing process isn’t done correctly or by a skilled technician, it can actually cause damage to the engine, leading to even more costly repairs.

The benefits of cylinder power honing include:

Increased engine performance

By honing the cylinder, you can create a more precise and uniform surface that reduces friction and improves piston ring seal. This results in better compression, more power, and improved fuel efficiency.

Reduced engine wear

It significantly reduces piston ring wear, blowby, and oil consumption. A smoother cylinder surface reduces the amount of friction and wear on the engine components, such as the piston rings and cylinder walls. This can extend the life of the engine and reduce maintenance costs.

Improved oil retention

A honed cylinder bore can retain oil better, which can improve lubrication and reduce the risk of engine damage from overheating or other issues.

Consistency

By using a power honing process, you can achieve a consistent surface finish across all cylinders, which can help to ensure consistent engine performance.
 
The decision to use cylinder power honing should be made in consultation with a qualified mechanic or engine specialist, who can evaluate the condition of your engine and recommend the best course of action based on your specific needs and budget.

Why Use Us?

Why Use Us?

  1. Accurate and Honest Estimates Providing an estimate for an engine rebuild is difficult, but our process takes out the guesswork
  2. Backed by our warranty Our warranty backs all our work so you can be assured your engine will run as expected
  3. Family-owned local business We treat our clients like family as we are a family that expects the best from our team

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