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Forum: The 8th Generation Today, 10:53 AM
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Posted By Edaccord08
Ok, so its closer than , seems 1000 you would...

Ok, so its closer than , seems 1000 you would lose about 5.4hp on a 180hp engine (approx 3-4% per 1000ft )
Forum: The 8th Generation Today, 07:25 AM
Replies: 111
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Posted By Edaccord08
No, it does not, its same setup as K24Z3/4 , they...

No, it does not, its same setup as K24Z3/4 , they use Z7 but head is exactly the same and VTC is a 50deg sprocket

SI has same Intake only 3 lobe cam , they no longer have 3 lobe exhaust since they...
Forum: The 8th Generation Today, 04:02 AM
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Posted By Edaccord08
I wonder why accord is still behind SI on TQ/Hp ,...

I wonder why accord is still behind SI on TQ/Hp , only thing really different is exhaust layout .
unless that was done at higher altitude .

Edit , yes there still a CR diff 10.5 verse 11.0 and...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-27-2014, 04:32 AM
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Posted By Edaccord08
right , the thing with FI you want a good...

right , the thing with FI you want a good distance down from piston top to first ring land and then another good space . this is for duriblity .
The problem with Honda, is there chamber and valve...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-26-2014, 07:30 AM
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Posted By Edaccord08
When it comes to pistons , you can get anything...

When it comes to pistons , you can get anything you want if you go custom .
I have had them on many vehicles .What they do is just use a blank and then they cut ring groves whatever landings...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-23-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Edaccord08
Make sure you seal it well were the cam housing...

Make sure you seal it well were the cam housing mounts (in the back by exhaust cam sensor) , there a seam there the gasket has to cover/seal .
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-23-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Edaccord08
That is a common area for oil to drip back if...

That is a common area for oil to drip back if your messy with oil adding or the valve cover gasket goes bad .
Because of the angle back or K2x the oil run to back on the exhaust manifold .

My...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-22-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Edaccord08
Make sure you flush out radiator and heater core...

Make sure you flush out radiator and heater core if it got contaminated in any way .
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-22-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Edaccord08
If he found 35k 08 then oil changes will most...

If he found 35k 08 then oil changes will most likely be short with that mileage , unless it was laying around few yrs .
That is pretty low mileage so I wouldn't worry to much with water pump, just...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-22-2014, 03:28 AM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Edaccord08
the engines are all the same as far as...

the engines are all the same as far as replacement between LX, EX etc , only thing you need to make sure is same emission engine type (ULEV-2/PZEV ) and that shouldn't be a issue if engine/vehicle is...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-22-2014, 03:07 AM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Edaccord08
If he got oil and water mixed in crankcase his...

If he got oil and water mixed in crankcase his bearing are shot .

It can only takes seconds for this to happen, depending on how much gets mixed in , water is not a lube .
Also many imports...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-21-2014, 03:54 AM
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Posted By Edaccord08
If I am thinking of right SC , doesn't CT...

If I am thinking of right SC , doesn't CT engineering unit work on Acura V6 cause Acura doesn't use PS pump its electrical .
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-20-2014, 02:36 PM
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Posted By Edaccord08
If it was the older pushrod 5.0L , those engines...

If it was the older pushrod 5.0L , those engines the heads would flex and blow head gasket fairly easy with boost .

They make thicker deck heads .
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-20-2014, 09:34 AM
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Posted By Edaccord08
I've installed turbo's on many vehicles, with and...

I've installed turbo's on many vehicles, with and without a bypass/BOV , never had any issue with the turbo itself on ones w/o the bypass .

The bypass helps in many area's (some you noted above)...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-20-2014, 07:31 AM
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Posted By Edaccord08
you shouldn't gain or lose power if it is...

you shouldn't gain or lose power if it is installed in right place, and plumbed right , correct size is important too .
Just like a wastegate valve, you don't want it bigger than needed for the...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-18-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,360
Posted By Edaccord08
Yup , I don't know impedance of accords injectors...

Yup , I don't know impedance of accords injectors , if my memory is right i think they use around 270-290cc range .
I have no experience with new stuff let alone Honda .

back when I did work on...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-18-2014, 03:24 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,360
Posted By Edaccord08
those are pretty high % already . Honda runs...

those are pretty high % already . Honda runs high % duty cycle injectors , normally you don't want to go anywhere near that .Heat can also be a issue .

Good thing is in the streets you won't be...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-16-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By Edaccord08
Sounds like a Gumout ad ,marketing vid . I...

Sounds like a Gumout ad ,marketing vid .

I like to see what it does on intake values of DI engine .

You can clean top of pistons fairly easy with even plain water mist .
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-14-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 335
Posted By Edaccord08
unless the vehicle has ring issues this shouldn't...

unless the vehicle has ring issues this shouldn't be needed .
not a fan of separators that don't drain down to pan , what happens when you forget it and it fills up !
Plus doing at just PVC doesn't...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-13-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,360
Posted By Edaccord08
Yup , definitely would not use K20 IM on accord,...

Yup , definitely would not use K20 IM on accord, it much heavier vehicle even if it did provide more power.
You need good TQ through med range, especially with a auto .

Yes, the K24Z7 seem to run...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-13-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,360
Posted By Edaccord08
You wouldn't happen to know how much the knock...

You wouldn't happen to know how much the knock sensor can compensate , I would think it could do 4-6deg retard but never worked with Honda's .

Acura you can run 87 w/o knock but they are sluggish...
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-12-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 111
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Posted By Edaccord08
I remember when 8gen came out, K20a.org got a...

I remember when 8gen came out, K20a.org got a hold of the IM and compared and measured ports . ports were larger than older IM's and runners longer .
I forget if anything was said about plenum size .
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-12-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,360
Posted By Edaccord08
Yes, Drowned cleared it up a bit . Would you...

Yes, Drowned cleared it up a bit .

Would you conclude the LX cat back exhaust was the cause of most of that dip at 5k or you just found better tune .
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-12-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 51,088
Posted By Edaccord08
As you go up in diameter its harder to keep same...

As you go up in diameter its harder to keep same bend radius , in fact I wouldn't try to even .
Turbo it is more important especially closer to turbo, downpipe .
Forum: The 8th Generation 09-12-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,360
Posted By Edaccord08
Ok, that makes more sense .

Ok, that makes more sense .
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