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CP-Carrillo Pistons and Rods for VW/Audi

This piston and rod combination is designed as a perfect fit and meant to withstand large boost levels.

Mahle PowerPak Pistons for 6.0L and 6.4L Powerstroke Engines

All four sets offer incredible versatility, allowing a daily driver to become a weekend warrior for drag, dyno, or pulling competitions.

Degreeing the Camshaft and Checking Valve-to-Piston Clearance

Jeff McCord of LinCo Diesel Performance walks you through degreeing a camshaft and checking valve-to-piston clearance.

PBM Rotating Assemblies

PBM rotating assemblies have a proven reputation of quality, durability and performance.

Diamond’s Mercedes 6.2L M156 Piston Kits

Diamond’s Mercedes 6.2L M156 pistons are rated for 1,400 HP.

MAHLE PowerPak Porsche 964/993 Piston Kits

Specifically designed for engines with an 80.4mm stroke and 127mm rod length, MAHLE’s PowerPak takes the original OEM 3.6L to a remarkable 3.9L.

UEM LS Performance Pistons

ICON PREMIUM series are designed to handle big boost applications.

Diamond -2K Series Pistons for 6.2L and 6.4L Hemi Engines

These Hemi pistons are made from 2618 material for high horsepower, boosted applications and are rated for 2,000 HP.

Tech Line’s Polyphen Piston Top Gold Thermal Barrier

This thermal barrier requires oven curing at 300°F for 1 hour and is for professional applications.

Diesel Piston Technology

Diesel and heavy duty go hand-in-hand. There’s no way around it. High compression causes high cylinder temperatures, with peak cylinder pressure often as high as 2,700 psi (or higher). This high pressure and high heat only have one thing in mind, to beat relentlessly on the first thing to get in the way – the pistons.

Wiseco RED Series Forged Pistons

RED series piston kits are available for a range of popular, domestic V8 platforms for applications from drag racing to circle track.

UEM Sport Compact Performance Pistons

UEM’s Sport Compact Performance Pistons feature three levels of performance and are offered in 2618 or 4032 alloy.