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10-28-2008, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By koots

I'm not going for a giant radiator, i understand...

I'm not going for a giant radiator, i understand this concept quite well.

The Del Sol radiator differs from the stock ones, only in it's thickness. it's a dual core radiator. Much more efficient...
10-28-2008, 12:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 639
Posted By koots

It's because i need to replace it anyway, the end...

It's because i need to replace it anyway, the end tanks are beginning to seep and i don't want to deal with that ****. I've taken this philosophy through my entire build that if i got to replace it,...
10-28-2008, 11:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,265
Posted By koots

Yeah, i knew about the body style differences...

Yeah, i knew about the body style differences (thanks anyway though)

yeah i like the look of the 99-2000 rears a little bit more and i can buy a trunk lid with the lights for $40 with no damage or...
10-28-2008, 07:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,265
Posted By koots

99-2000 Rear End Swap ?'s

I have the chance to buy a good trunk lid from a 99 Civic, but was wondering what is involved in the rear end swap? Is it just the trunk lid and tail lights or is it more?

thanks in advance for...
10-28-2008, 06:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 639
Posted By koots

Radiator Swap?

I was looking for a bit of a radiator upgrade but keeping with my build style i'm going with OEM. I know that the Del Sol rad is much thicker, so i could go with that but they are virtually...
10-17-2008, 05:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,387
Posted By koots

Vtec engagement should be set by running the car...

Vtec engagement should be set by running the car on a dyno with no vtec engagement throughout the rev range, then run it with the vtec engaged completely and do another run. Then put the graphs...
10-17-2008, 05:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,387
Posted By koots

Do you understand what a basemap is? it's...

Do you understand what a basemap is? it's purpose?

It's setup so that when you start up your turbo car, it runs rich so you don't blow your motor as soon as it starts up. It's meant to limp you to...
10-17-2008, 05:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,654
Posted By koots

Well if it's a GSR with an Si head than he is...

Well if it's a GSR with an Si head than he is gonna be flowing a little better me thinks.

I would chose the Integra, hands down. But for the same price i would def. go with the Teg. It's got alot...
10-16-2008, 01:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,654
Posted By koots

The newer the civic the heavier they get. Not by...

The newer the civic the heavier they get. Not by a whole lot but the difference between a 4th gen and a 6th gen is pretty big (300-400 lbs)

5th gen, share alot of common parts with the 6th gens....
09-19-2008, 02:36 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,478
Posted By koots

i got bored once and painted black ghost flames...

i got bored once and painted black ghost flames on the stereo trim of my 88 Cavalier 4 door POS car.

Drove around with no grille and only 2 hubcaps on my civic for a month or two.

Had 3...
09-19-2008, 02:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,713
Posted By koots

I heard the D17's actually don't just drop in...

I heard the D17's actually don't just drop in either. For the power increase it is not worth it. If your gonna be changing mounts and such, you might as well just slap a B18 in there.
09-19-2008, 02:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,375
Posted By koots

If you don't have the resources to mess with...

If you don't have the resources to mess with forced Induction, wanna keep it Naturally aspirated and still want some power, i can tell you what you need.

1-Convert to OBD-I electronics (conversion...
09-19-2008, 02:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,189
Posted By koots

Sometimes these spammer garbage is actual people,...

Sometimes these spammer garbage is actual people, trying to make money by staying at home and playing on the internet so it's hard to keep all of them away. Also, sometimes they find a weakness in...
Forum: The Lounge
09-19-2008, 02:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 780
Posted By koots

Yeah, i've been gone for a long time lol. I...

Yeah, i've been gone for a long time lol. I pretty much stuck to D-series.org but it's a technical heavy website and sometimes i want to ask simpler questions. So i decided to come back (whether i'm...
Forum: The Lounge
09-17-2008, 04:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 780
Posted By koots

WTF Happened?

Been away from this site for a while, due to an influx of useless new members and me being a grumpy old bastard (at the age of 23 lol). At first i liked the switch to Vbulletin but it seems that the...
06-13-2008, 08:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 13,305
Posted By koots

RE: Swap:94-01 Integra Seats In a 96-2000 Civic

That should allow you to test the limits of that car a little better. I found i could push my car a little harder cuz i stayed within a useable range of motion from my standard seating position. not...
06-10-2008, 04:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By koots

RE: civic swap

It's alot of unnecessary trouble that will net you very few gains over any other D-series engine. I would honestly stick with anything but the D17. If your car was originally equipped with one, it's...
06-10-2008, 03:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 13,305
Posted By koots

RE: Swap:94-01 Integra Seats In a 96-2000 Civic

No variables change when installing GSR leather seats, other than be very careful not to rip or tear the beauty of those seats lol
05-29-2008, 04:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 13,305
Posted By koots

RE: Swap:94-01 Integra Seats In a 96-2000 Civic

Thanks, i'm glad this could help one or two of you. It's not terribly difficult, once you do it.
05-27-2008, 12:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 13,305
Posted By koots

RE: Swap:94-01 Integra Seats In a 96-2000 Civic

The stock seats do suck, even after just 5 minutes the car felt alot better to drive. i could finally make use of my new suspension and test it's limits because the seats hold me in place better. It...
05-27-2008, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 478
Posted By koots

RE: what to look for in a civic

-rear quarter panel rust is also an issue.
-make sure the timing belt has been changed regularly or gets changed when you get it
05-27-2008, 08:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 13,305
Posted By koots

RE: Swap:94-01 Integra Seats In a 96-2000 Civic

Now that i've got the fronts taken care of, is there anything i can do with the rear seats? is the 4-door integra's rear seats any different?
05-23-2008, 06:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 14,775
Posted By koots

RE: 5W20 weight Vs 5W30 weight

5W20 is a lighter oil designed to reduce friction for the ultimate in fuel economy. It doesn't make a huge difference, i use 10W30 in my civic (97 civic mind you but my point is coming in the next...
05-23-2008, 06:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 13,305
Posted By koots

RE: Swap:94-01 Integra Seats In a 96-2000 Civic

Update: seats work wonders for my back and i can just push the car that much harder around a corner, because it holds me in place so well. the stock seats really suck, i never knew the swap would...
05-22-2008, 12:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 13,305
Posted By koots

RE: Swap:94-01 Integra Seats In a 96-2000 Civic

ANYWAY! on with the work!


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First take off the bolt and plastic washer from the upper right hand corner (depends on which side you are doing but i am referencing the picture above)...
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