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Best motor to put into a '98 Accord

Discussion in 'Accord' started by Gambler426, Jul 24, 2008.

  1. Gambler426

    Gambler426 New Member

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    Hey, I'm new to this whole car modifications/upgrades...so I was wondering what would be the best engine (to be later supercharged) to put into my Accord?
     
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    AHHVTEC Well-Known Member VIP

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    what motor did it come stock with
     
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    All I know is its a 2.3L 16-Valve Vtec...that has about 150hp and 152torque
     
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    in that case id just keep the stock motor but if your dead set on swapping it go with the h22a
     
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    Do you know if it possible to supercharge the stock motor?
     
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    AHHVTEC Well-Known Member VIP

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    Do you know what other mods&manufactures I could do to gain the most constant power?
     
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    AHHVTEC Well-Known Member VIP

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    well if your wanting a noticeable gin your gonna have to swap it supercharge it or turbo it whats your budget
     
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    I'm looking between 3000 & 6000
     
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    id just buy another car then b swap it for that lol,


     
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    AHHVTEC Well-Known Member VIP

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    but sky is the limit you just need to decide how much power you want and how much money you want to spend of your budget
     
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    I'm only looking for about 225-275hp if possible
     
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    yea your gona need to turbo it
     
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    drocca97 young grasshoppa

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    Yeah, agreed. If you have seriously deep pockets... k24a2 out of an acura tsx. Thats under 6000 probably.
     
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    What about putting in a V6 from the same year?
     
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    i mean you can but the auto trannys and you will have to custom make mounts and everything
     
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    Crazy question but does anyone know if a J35 would work with out to much hassel?
     
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