Honda Car Forum


 

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

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 05 Jul 2013, 01:31 am
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 1,017
Default Can I put an turbo on an carpburetor engine??honda?

I don't have money to go to feul injection and the hole turbo and all its part I get for free from my friend.....if I can plz help me with some clear points on how to do so or refur me to n website where they do plz
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 05 Jul 2013, 01:47 am
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 96
Default

it can be done, but the stock carb doesnt work, and you need a good aftercooler
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 05 Jul 2013, 02:02 am
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 104
Default

With your level of skill and money, no.















Fitting a turbo to an engine isn't a simple job and costs ££thousands.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 05 Jul 2013, 02:20 am
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 94
Default

don't try it if you are short on money. there are many things that has to be done just so so otherwise you will blow your engine. the turbo has to be fit for the size of your car-too big & you lose your ride.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 05 Jul 2013, 02:32 am
L G L G is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 2
Default

Ah going by your spelling and grammar anything is possible. Anyway, some of the very first mainstream turbo cars were actually carburettor cars. But, since about 1993 virtually every car produced has been either single point or multi point fuel injection, so the Honda you are talking about probably is injected. Try buying something like Practical motorist and look at some of the historical projects.
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 05 Jul 2013, 02:46 am
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 4
Default

B4 u wory bout dat spnd som £$ No eglish lesoonz
Reply With Quote
  #7 (permalink)  
Old 05 Jul 2013, 03:02 am
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 105
Default

Hi fitting a turbo here in the united kingdom is not really an option now due to government agency VOSA any car found not to be standard is now crushed.. be it being found through a spot check or as a result of an accident.















The procedure involves re-jetting of the carb to produce a lot more fuel as a turbo with make the mixture very lean and holes in pistons is the result as they tend to run a whole lot hotter.















extra cooling is required and a good oil supply just for the turbo hence the need for an inter cooler. to keep the oil from boiling away.
Reply With Quote
  #8 (permalink)  
Old 05 Jul 2013, 03:22 am
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 1
Default

Your old car will have lost a lot of horsepower over the years due to wear and tear etc and the best way of getting them back is to do a top end overhaul.















That means removing the cylinder head and grinding in the valves and doing a de-coke.















Do not remove the accumulated carbon deposits from the outside edges of the piston tops as that forms a sort of oil seal and you will burn more oil if you do.















Replacing the valve springs is also a good idea as they get a bit tired over time and can reduce your rev range, a lot of people tend to forget that these days.















Adjust the tappets afterwards.















For further advice;















http://www.secondchancegarage.com/public/670.cfm















A turbo or supercharger is not a viable option for you.















Regards, Bob.
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
How to fit a turbo to a non turbo 1997 4.0lt falco engine? Sion Honda Technical 1 07 Mar 2013 04:20 am
if i buy a turbo for an H22 engine but the turbo kit is for another vehicle with the same engine? Michael Casto Honda Technical 5 20 Dec 2010 04:39 am
which B18 engine is the best to build up and then later add a turbo? Alex Honda Technical 3 08 Aug 2010 04:01 am
i have a '05 civic si if i add a turbo will the turbo put more wear and tear on the engine than... Joseph K Honda Technical 4 18 Oct 2007 09:18 am
can i place a turbo in my b16a engine and make it high compression engine at the same time? drive_e_internetcafe Honda Technical 4 25 Aug 2007 05:48 am


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:29 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.