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Old 10-14-2006, 11:14 PM
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hey wutup i have a d17a1 motor and i am tryin to see if anybody knows where i might be able to find a d17a2(vtec) head from im really thinking bout goin ahead and converting it over to the vtec head wut yall think bout that???
 
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Old 10-16-2006, 02:45 PM
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Why do people keep posting questions in the product review!?
 
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Old 10-16-2006, 04:46 PM
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hey man i was thinking abiut the same thing. do u live in texas by any chance? i want to find a used 1 so i wont have to waste all my money
 
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Old 10-16-2006, 10:25 PM
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Is buying a D17A2 vtec head all i need to convert my LX engine to EX and get it to the EX stock 127hp???
Or do i need to buy anything else to make the install work? Im thinking of finding the part in a junkyard and changing it on my car, then adding stage 1 camshafts (and maybe valvetrain kit + pistons and Apexi S-AFC2)
I think doing this will add some serious gains. If the head is all i need i will have 12hp more and then another 8 or so w/stage 1. Thats 20 on top of the basic i/e/p set-up i have now.

what do you guys think>?
 
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Old 10-16-2006, 10:27 PM
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^^ well maybe not that serious but, its a good gain.
^LX is D17A1
EX is D17A2

 
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