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Old 23 Jun 2008, 11:16 am
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Default should i fix up my 08 civic lx?

i want to put an intake n maybe some headers i need to enhance the power cus no offense i love my csr but its slow.. i really liked the fits but went for the coupe.. what should i do n should i fix the body as well?
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Old 23 Jun 2008, 11:31 am
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You can change the intake if you want, i own a 08 Civic LX. Intake should be fine too change, you can't really change the headers though, they aren't just bolt off and bolt on like other cars. You can change the headers on SI, but i wouldn't bother with the base models. The thing is, the Civic is designed as an economy car, i don't think mine is fast, but its good enough. Once you start tinkering with the engine you usually lose gas mileage though, so i'm not even going to bother. As far as the body, that's really up to you, you can get kits and stuff if you like. I just got window tinting done and i'm gonna change the rims and get some leightweight 17's. That's about all im gonna do though...again its an economy car...performance = SI.
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Old 23 Jun 2008, 11:46 am
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i got the same thing.i put a exaust system and cold air intake.i didnt make it that fast but there is a difference.The car sounds super nice.If u want a good looking body kit go to find good stuff
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Old 23 Jun 2008, 12:01 pm
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It would have been cheaper to have bought an EX or Si than to try to pump up an LX to the same performance level.
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