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I need help choosing between engines

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Old 03-01-2006, 11:28 PM
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Default I need help choosing between engines

Hey all, i have both a d16y8 and a d16y5 which one is better? like for upgrades and overall. im looking to keep one and sell the other but i need to know which one to keep. I have a 95 dx coupe.
 
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Old 03-01-2006, 11:38 PM
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Default RE: I need help choosing between engines

keep the y8. the y5 is made for gas mileage. though you could get 40mpg+ with the y5
 
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Old 03-02-2006, 06:07 PM
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the Y5 is the engine out of the 6th gen HX. its built for economy, not performance

thenagain...stock it makes more HP than a Y7.

but between a Y5 and a Y8, go for the Y8.
 
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Old 03-02-2006, 06:48 PM
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y8 = vtec [sm=smiley20.gif]
 
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