Honda Car Forum


 

Go Back   Honda Car Forum - Accord Parts Civic Tuning Acura Racing > Discussion > Acura Technical

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 25 Oct 2013, 08:18 am
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 104
Default What would happen if I add a aftermarket intake manifold to my 95 integra?

I have a 95 integra with dc headers and full exhaust and cold air intake. What would be the outcome if I add just an aftermarket intake manifold
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 25 Oct 2013, 08:34 am
Mr. Mr. is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 264
Default

1-3 hp increase. Yep, that's about it. Might also be losing some low end torque too.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 25 Oct 2013, 08:49 am
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 478
Default

You would be screwing a perfectly good car up even more, keep your money in your wallet
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 25 Oct 2013, 09:01 am
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 1,017
Default

Nothing.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 25 Oct 2013, 09:20 am
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 97
Default

Maybe your car will run a little bit better. Who knows? Everything will depend on the quality.
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 25 Oct 2013, 09:32 am
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 106
Default

For the sake of comparison, I'll use the common single stage Skunk2/Blox intake manifold.































If this is on a GSR (b18c1) - you'd loose the near flat torque curve that was the result of a dual-stage intake system. You'll notice low end torque loss but will gain the potential for better top end - untuned, you'll feel dissapointed as you may have lost some power. VTEC engagement will be louder and feel stronger (but really, what you feel is the greater difference in low and high cam torque). Once tuned, your torque curve will be similar to the Type-R. Since the torque peak is moved up even further on the rev range, daily driving will take more effort. I've seen a gain of 4-5whp after retune with bolt-ons.































If this is on an LS/GS/RS (b18b) - you'll not notice much. Not exactly a worth while modification unless you plan to go boost. Even then, it's debatable until you're making some serious numbers.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Can I put a skunk 2 intake manifold on my stock 93 Integra? george Honda Technical 1 11 Jul 2013 12:50 pm
Will a Aftermarket Intake Manifold increase HP? Dr. Red Wings Honda Technical 2 24 Jun 2013 05:18 pm
will this intake manifold fit my 93 integra B18a? link? JDM ALL-STARS Honda Technical 1 19 Dec 2010 04:46 am
I have a 99 acura integra. I use to get 27 mpg. I had a new intake manifold put on, I risky200202 Acura Technical 2 01 Sep 2009 08:16 pm
B series Intake Manifold? Acura Integra? Karen A Acura Technical 3 31 Aug 2008 12:01 pm


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:08 pm.


Attribution:
Honda News | Autoblog
Powered by Yahoo Answers




Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
HondaCarForum.com is not affiliated with Honda Motor Company in any way. Honda Motor Company does not sponsor, support, or endorse HondaCarForum.com in any way. Copyright/trademark/sales mark infringements are not intended or implied.