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      09-08-2007, 11:36 AM   #14
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Originally Posted by GregW / Oregon View Post
Cylinder is correct in US usage (6-cylinder, 8-cylinder, etc.)

Originally Posted by Epacy View Post
Are you thinking of pistons?
When you would say the new M3 has 8 pistons instead of it's a 8-cylinder, then I'm thinking of pistons. That's one of these differences I'm unsure about. In German you say: It's a 8-cylinder aswell as it's V8, but nobody says that in English, does he? (Now I'm thinking of a Royal with Cheese)

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