Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC? - HondaCivicForum.com

Go Back  HondaCivicForum.com > General Automotive > General Civic Talk
Reload this Page >

Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC?

General Civic Talk Talk about the Honda Civic generally here.

Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC?

Reply

 
 
 
  #1  
Old 06-15-2008, 01:36 AM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location:
Posts: 3
Default Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC?

I have been hearing from a few of my friends that base civics DX, LX do not have VTEC whereas only the SI models do. Is this true?
 
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 06-15-2008, 02:24 AM
HCF Member
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 152
Default RE: Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC?

All the new civics have i-vtec.
 
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 06-15-2008, 03:25 AM
Peg_Leg's Avatar
Stinky Administrator
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Somewhere
Posts: 11,121
Default RE: Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC?

dx/lx and ex have i-vtec but its not like the si dx/lx and ex have reverse i-vtec for gas economy
 
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 06-15-2008, 02:54 PM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location:
Posts: 3
Default RE: Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC?

What is the difference between the vtec the LX has compared to the ones SI has?
 
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 06-15-2008, 03:25 PM
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location:
Posts: 41
Default RE: Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC?

lx is made for ecomony SI is for performance.
 
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 06-15-2008, 08:16 PM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location:
Posts: 3
Default RE: Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC?

I see, but VTEC still kicks in at higher RPMs right? No matter LX or SI
 
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 06-15-2008, 08:19 PM
cyberx32's Avatar
HCF Member
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location:
Posts: 4,396
Default RE: Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC?

Nope the si kicks in in higher rpms, but the dx lx and ex are reversed. It kicks in when your below 3000 rpms i beleive
 
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 06-15-2008, 10:09 PM
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location:
Posts: 41
Default RE: Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC?

yea i have an fg and at about 3 grand i can feel it kick in.
 
Reply With Quote
 
 
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Booger
EK Swaps
2
08-09-2011 11:11 PM
Hola
General Civic Talk
7
09-11-2007 08:17 AM
pointlyfte
ECU Tuning & Fuel Management
1
12-29-2006 02:08 AM
jhill1977
ECU Tuning & Fuel Management
3
09-17-2005 09:04 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Does the LX Civic 08 have VTEC?


Advertising
Featured Sponsors

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.