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Old 10 Apr 2008, 11:16 am
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Default need info about boosting a h22a1 dohc v-tec..?

i have a 94 prelude that has the dohc v-tec.with skunk 2 intake and adjustable cam gears,and header,cat back,im putting this stuff in a 92 aws prelude..i was wondering should i just buy a turbo kit?or use my 50 shot of nos?and how much psi could my block hold daily driving?
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Old 10 Apr 2008, 11:31 am
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That motor has pretty high compression so you'll need some good fuel management to go much over 6 psi. Nitrous is a much cheaper initial investment. Turbo is much more fulfilling. Either way you need to get on a honda forum and do some searching. And don't buy cheap ebay turbo's.
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Old 10 Apr 2008, 11:46 am
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h22's arent very boost friendly.. sadly.you'll need very good fuel management and tuning.. but as a daily i wouldnt go over 7psi
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Old 10 Apr 2008, 12:01 pm
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If you want to boost your lude, you can only run 8psi on a stock engine block. If you want to run higher boost you would have to resleeve the block in order to make it run. If you don't you will properly for sure blow your engine. Don't forget all the internals like the rods,pistons,retainers,springs and so on. Its alot more work to boost a h22a then a b engine.
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