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Old 12 Jan 2013, 09:50 pm
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Default Should I fix my 1996 prelude or 1994 civic?

I have a 1996 prelude. Power windows and locks. It still runs but barely. Has a hole on number two cylinder. And spun rod bearing. Car is in overall decent shape. Interior almost immaculate. My 1994 civic has a blown engine but I already have an extra block, rods, pistons, crank, an head for it. They both have nice 17's on them. Civic is lowered. And both five speed.
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Old 12 Jan 2013, 10:02 pm
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Id fix the Civic. Because a hold in the number two cylinder will require a new engine block. The Civic will need bearings ( The block and head should be sent to a machine shop )
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Old 12 Jan 2013, 10:16 pm
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What a choice. The one you like the most is the one you should fix. Every person on here will give you a different answer. Some smart and a few smarmy. I like both cars so I would probably flip a coin. If it was the Prelude, I would just buy an engine. The civic already has the parts so you don't have a giant capital outlay. Fix one, sell the other for incidentals. If you live in North Carolina, I will buy the one you don't fix.
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