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Old 30 Nov 2009, 10:16 am
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Default Is there ANY good reason to choose an SI Prelude H23 over a VTEC H22 Prelude?

I'm confused, I think I'd enjoy a H23 more. To me the H23 sounds a nicer note (deeper, richer) than the H22. It kinda makes want to buy an SI Prelude over the VTEC. What do you think? Is it too much of a compromise to drive a non-VTEC Honda?
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Old 30 Nov 2009, 10:31 am
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your going to want VTEC with that car for sure. H22 is all potential man. id go with the 22. youll be down about 30 horses if you take a 23
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Old 30 Nov 2009, 10:46 am
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h23 is a vtec motor that comes in the 92-96 honda prelude si models















h22 vtec comes in the 97-01 prelude































h23 is 197hp















h22 is 205hp
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Old 30 Nov 2009, 11:01 am
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personally i prefer the h23 its easy to swap an h22 head and hotwire the vtec through the dash but the problem with the 23s is they LOVE to overheat and pop head gaskets all day long
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